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Love Me

 

Love Me

Deep down we all just want to be loved, so why is it one of the toughest things to get right? Love Me is a podcast about the messiness of human connection.  It's a peek into the relationships of the people around you. Through personal stories and playful fictions, the show celebrates that weird little voice inside each of us that cries out: "love me."

Download episodes from this podcast for: 3 years
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Rock moms and the stars they raised

Dave Grohl and his mother, Virginia, discuss her new book about rock moms.

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[mp3 file: runs 01:01:51]

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Feminism - 'stop blaming men'

Camille Paglia is never afraid to speak her mind — even when it rankles her fellow feminists.

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[mp3 file: runs00:25:27]

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"God wasn't there"

William dedicated 22 years of his life to Mormonism, before he committed a serious sin.

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[mp3 file: runs00:27:30]

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Mississauga mom fears for her son's safety at school prayers

A Mississauga mother says she fears for her eldest son's safety after a number of high-profile incidents targeting Muslim school prayers at the Peel District School Board.

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[mp3 file: runs00:45:32]

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Love Me presents Pen Pals: Romeo and Juliet

Pen Pals is a new series from Love Me producers Mira and Cristal. In Ep 1, a posthumous textathon between Romeo and Juliet reveals he somehow wound up in Heaven, she in Hell. Featuring Paul Rust and Noël Wells. (Hear more eps on Stitcher Premium).

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:38]


Season 2 Update + SKS

Have a story about a relationship you want to share? Get in touch for a chance to be featured on the upcoming Season 2 of Love Me. Plus, while you're waiting for our second season, check out another new CBC podcast, Someone Knows Something.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:03:39]


Episode 8: I Solemnly Swear

A little boy looks for love in all the wrong places. An introvert gets trapped in a room with 11 strangers. And a nurse works a night shift that turns her world upside down.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:58]


Episode 7: Make Believe

A young woman reminisces about the friendship she once shared with the imaginative little boy she used to babysit. A dark cloud hangs over her memories as she recounts the incident that put an end to their fantasy world.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:21:02]


Episode 6: Lost and Found

After losing his mom to breast cancer, a young man befriends a series of older women. And after a dark time in her life, Donna, age 61, tracks down a suitor from her youth… who became a priest after she turned him down.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:00]


Episode 5: Family Portrait

Three sisters wrestle with the tensions of birth order as they reminisce about the worst family car ride of all time. A family tries to take one simple group photo but all hell breaks loose. And a son shields his father from a painful family secret.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:23:03]


Bonus: Bath Mat Guy

Have you ever had a puzzling encounter with a stranger that you just couldn't wrap your head around? In this behind-the-scenes peek, producers Mira Burt-Wintonick and Cristal Duhaime join host Lu Olkowski to discuss the origin of the show.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:04:51]


Episode 4: Falling

After a whirlwind romance, Brian and Vanessa get married and move to Kinshasa. Everything is going well until she shows up. It’s a love triangle between the most unlikely trio. Plus, a mother wrestles with feelings of resentment towards her newborn baby.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:52]


Episode 3: Dear Dad

The journey of a son trying to figure out how to mourn his father: a millionaire turned convicted felon who committed suicide. And a short story by Pasha Malla about Dads with a capital D.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:28:40]


Episode 2: Shame

Two best friends have never met in person and one of them insists they keep it that way. Plus, a 1970s dating game show helps self-loathing Marsha learn to love herself again. All she has to do is choose between 3 suitors from her damaged psyche.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:23:44]


Episode 1: At A Loss For Words

Two strangers who don’t speak the same language meet in Haiti and sparks fly... through Google Translate. Plus, untranslatable words of love, and a pair of robots navigating a tumultuous affair.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:21:56]


Preview Episode

Love Me is a new CBC original podcast about the messiness of human relationships. It officially launches June 13, but here’s a sneak peek of what’s coming up this season.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:03:23]