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Laugh Out Loud

 

Laugh Out Loud

CBC Radio's Laugh out Loud is Canada's new home for comedy. Every week host Ali Hassan features the best and funniest comics in the business. Recorded at festivals and comedy clubs across the country, LOL is the show to hear to stay on top of the Canadian comedy scene. From the famous to the found, LOL will bring you the funny every week.

Updated: Saturdays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
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Sex is more than sex

Steve wants to have more sex with his wife. But is his focus on the bedroom obscuring a bigger issue?

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Webby nomination

The Fridge Light is nominated for an award! Vote now.

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Half-Life

Michelle explores hookup culture and the paradox of choice, meets a cute/crazy guy and finds love off the coast of Newfoundland.

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The Trouble with Rehab

Yet despite decades of research and practice, there's still no surefire way to get people clear of substance dependency.

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Grande Dame of Canadian Comedy, Martha Chaves!

The first of our 10th Anniversary Spotlights, recorded at the Eric Harvie Theate at The Banff Centre, features one of your top 5 favourites over the last decade, Martha Chaves.

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Hey microwaves! You've got some 'splainin' to do! Juno Award winner Ivan Decker

Today we shine our spotlight on Ivan Decker, the proud recipient of a the Juno Award for Best Comedy Album - the first in 33 years. And a little trip down memory lane from the last recipients. Do you know who they are?

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Exploring the link between ones heritage...and eyebrows.

Cara Connors explains that some kids need to see estheticians before others do and yes, ethnicity can play a role in that: recorded at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival in 2017. And Patrick Haye takes aim at the "hypothetical question" raised by your partner recorded at the Cottage Country Comedy Festival in Muskoka.

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Etiquette for on-line dating and schoolyard bullying.

From Victoria, Kevin Banner enlightens us on some bullying etiquette from back in HIS day, and from the Icebreakers Comedy Festival, Andrew Barr shines a light on gender issues; with some help from the humble tomato.

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Do Juno the five nominees up for Best Comedy Album?

After a 33 year hiatus, the Juno Awards are giving recognition to the best Canadian Comedy Album and host Ali Hassan presents the five nominees.

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Your siblings and parents mind games revealed!

From the Icebreakers Comedy Festival, Arthur Simeon reveals that his sisters were masters of mind games and his mother was a liar. And Graham Chittenden want you to reevaluate your internet usage, and while you're at it, quit making him fancy desserts!

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The challenge of getting the elements of your dowry just right!

From Icebreakes Comedy Festival in 2017, Alex Wood warns of the dangers in telling a joke during a job interview, and from Hecklers in Victoria, Fatima Dhowre sings in Somalian....and nobody is safe!

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It's time you took brunch more seriously!

From Accent on Toronto 16, The Doo Wops take you on a tour of Carnival life and Nour Hadidi has a message for all the friends and future friends in her life; never, ever mess with this woman's brunch plans.

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Destination weddings and divorces. Related? Who knows!

From Niagara-on-the-Lake Icebreakers Festival, John Hastings says 'choose the timing of your religion' - and Rob Ross is enjoying his divorce and never attending your destination wedding.

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Never look a police horse in the mouth.

From the Icebreakers Comedy Festival in Niagara on the Lake - our spotlight shines on Rob Pue. Canadian accents and idiosyncrasies along with sure fire ways for getting thrown in jail. Featuring Ali Hassan.

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Turtles, teens and fudge!

From the Cottage Country Festival, Casey Corbin warns us of animals in the wilderness, and Efthimios Nasiopoulos navigates the waters of a couples massage/

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If no one has heard of your dating app...it's a bad dating app.

From Accent on Toronto, Courtney Glimour tells a packed Danforth Music Hall audience about a dating app the NO ONE has every heard about! (and with good reason), and Evan Carter shares the number one thing you should do when your kids move out of the house.

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Your recreational drug user friend should NOT babysit your child.

Comedian Adrian Cronk explains why TV show America's Most Wanted might not be great viewing for a 5 year old child. Of course we know that NOW! And Shane Priestly gives us tips on how to connect with your ailing grandpa. Recorded at the Cottage Comedy Festival in Muskoka and Hecklers Comedy Club in Victoria.

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How little girls will eventually rule the world!

Ian Sirota ponders who is easier to raise; little boys or little girls, and takes us to the Dominican Republic with his wife. And Andrew Evans takes us on a journey of laser eye surgery. From the 905 Comedy Festival and Yuk Yuk's in Calgary, it's time to laugh Canada!

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Fighting stereotypes - it's full time work!

Fiona O'Brien tell shares her love for Tim Horton's and Leonard Chan dispels some Asian stereotypes and creates some new ones you may have not heard about. From the 905 Comedy Festival!

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To shine or not to shine a spotlight on Steve Patterson. That is not debatable.

Today we shine our spotlight on a Canadian Triple Threat. He can sing, he can joke, he can...write letters! Steve Patterson is featured.

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An Englishman in the Maritimes

Our spotlight shines on James Mullinger on this - our last holiday gift of 2017. Happy New Year!

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Is the worst birthday of all birthday's a Christmas birthday?

It's our ultimate Christmas episode with special guests, fireside tales and some holiday cheer. We even have an anti-Santa song - 'cause we like balance here at the CBC!

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No bah humbugs here. It's all jingle bells and Ho Ho Ho!

It's time for some Christmas comedy with Scott Faulconbridge and Martha Chaves. Stories, songs, and a mouse?!

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Kids, technology, eyesight...and other things you don't need!

From the 905 Comedy festival, master impressionist Jessica Holmes and Tim Steeves shares how he has yet to master the art of ordering in a restaurant.

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Gather round for a cautionary tale about re-living your youth!

Matt Wright shares some great reasons why adults shouldn't revisit their younger selves and Ryan Belleville weights in on wine vs whiskey.

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Comedy heads to the woods and meets zoology!

Nikki Payne shares her experience narrating an audio book and Jeff McEnery tells us why he should never order food from attractive wait staff...

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My Newfoundlander Mom can out-drink your Albertan Mom!

Newfoundland's Lisa Baker gives us some questionable advice oh how to deal with authority and Calgary's Brian Stollery shares why he rejects his wife's offers for handiwork help.

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Hard and funny lessons learned on the relationship front.

Joe Vu makes the case for why you should date Asian men, Jacob Samuel tells us about his 'inconvenient' breakup and Scott Falconbridge shares what NOT to say to your wife.

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Something for everyone today, from flying cares to picky stalkers!

From Victoria, Chelsea Lou takes us up and down the roller coaster of "crowd work" and Peter White demonstrates a surefire way to make zero friends in either London England OR Ontario!

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It's how the west was won. With Comedy!

An all-Victoria-cast recorded at Hecklers Comedy Club. With Mike Delamont, Morgan Cranny and Myles Anderson.

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