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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
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Want to trade your desk job for a cabin in the woods?

This guy did it.

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Creative beer brewing

A micro-brewery in Iceland uses whale testicles smoked with sheep dung. Really.

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Remembering Roger Moore

Director John Glen reflects on his time directing Roger Moore as Jame Bond.

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This Harvard grad submitted a rap album for his thesis

Obasi Shaw just became the first student ever to submit a rap album as a senior thesis in Harvard's English department.

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Immigrating to Canada? No weather wimps allowed!

From Yuk Yuks in Calagary, Brittany Lyseng tell us how NOT to name your children, and from Cottage Country Festival, Arthur Simeon encourages a new Canadian citizenship test.

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Festivals, Zombies and Anne of Green Gables!

It's a Canadian holiday episode with coast-to-coast comedians celebrating cottages, festivals and Anne of Green Gables. Featuring Tim Nutt, Gilson Lubin and more!

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Dating outside your town...and lunch money bullies.

From Victoria, Kevin banner enlightens us on bully etiquette from back in HIS day and from Icebreakers Comedy Fest, Andrew Barr helps us understand gender issues with the help of the humble tomato.

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It's Spring! Beware of turtles, teens and fudge!

From the Cottage Country Comedy Festival, Casey Corbin raises some important questions about dangerous animals in the wilderness and Efthimios Nasiopoulos tells us how to navigate the tricky waters…of a couples’ massage.

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

Comedians Alex Wood and Fatima Dhowre from the Icebreakers Comedy Festival and Hecklers Comedy Club. Job interviews and Somalian nicknames.

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Spotlight on JJ Whitehead

Canadian globetrotter JJ Whitehead shares his solution for dealing with truculent children, clearly demonstrataing why he shouldn't have any!

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Best of Victoria: Wasps, Wine and Ferry language.

Victorians are SO SPOILED. How spoiled are they? Myles Anderson will tell you. And Chelsea Loud takes on a special journey of her mind...and it's wonderful.

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When it's okay to say no to child sponsoring.

From the stage in Calgary, Todd Ness bravely shares his innermost fears and Sterling Scott kid-themed restaurants to stop serving booze. It's hard enough to be a good father.

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Who needs Ancestry websites when you've got a concierge?

From Calgary, Kevin Stobo shares second marriage proposals and Lori Gibbs talks alternative ways to deal with your teenage son...and your grandma.

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Mixed modern marriages...

Jess Solomon and Todd Graham share their very different marriage tales. From the Icebreakers Comedy Festival.

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Carpets, Drapes, and everything in between!

Mayce Galoni wonders if public breastfeeding is NOT a good idea, and Laurie Elliott shares her struggles going from Vegetarian to Vegan. It's an episode of opinions - all in the name of comedy.

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The spotlight shines on Steve Patterson. That...is not debatable.

Today we shine our spotlight on a Canadian triple threat. He can sing, he can joke, and he can write letters. Steve Patterson is our special guest.

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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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Finding the funny in child labour...and a decent hair cut.

Winnipeg's Bruce Clark tells us why he left a cushy job for comedy and Vancouver author and comedian Charlie Demers talks about being a new dad, and trying to get a decent haircut.

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Nothing beats a good old fashioned firing.

Michelle Shaughnessy tells her story of being fired and why it's good for you, and Steve Dylan scoffs the use of rodents for weather prediction.

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Canadian winters and anger: A logical combination.

From the Icebreakers Comedy Festival, Christophe Davidson says it's time to be more honest on Facebook and Keith Pedro authorizes anger during our Canadian winter.

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Laughin' with the Oldies....er, the 80's!

From Accent on Toronto, George Westerholm strums and sings about a dangerous time in Canadian history - the 80's, and Mike Rita shares bonding stories with his Portuguese mother.

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Small town, single and microwave mac'n cheese.

From the Cottage Country Festival, Nigel Grinstead and Jeff McEnery on small towns, single living and bad eating habits.

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On God and Bacon

From Accent on Toronto, Carol Zoccoli gets knee deep into her Catholic background and Arthur Simeon talks about his spiritual connection to bacon.

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Spotlight on British import to the Maritimes, James Mullinger

Never mind "An Englishman in New York", we shine the spotlight on UK's James Mullinger - and Englishman in Saint John NB.

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Combating social awkwardness and finding world peace.

From Accent on Toronto #15, newly married Eman El-Husseini offers words of advice and Michael McCreary answers the question - is there more comedy in Jewish Palestinian unions or Asperger's syndrome?

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A Very Merry Happy Holiday Part 2

John Wing, Simon Radoff and Special Guest Chelsea P. Manders celebrate the holidays.

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A Very Merry Happy Holiday Part 1

Simon Rakoff, John Wing and Special guest Jean Paul celebrate the holiday season.

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Conquering FEARS - like performing in small towns and getting pants-ed!

From the IceBreakers Comedy Festival, we go down a musical memory lane, courtesy of Patrick Haye. And - when you’re engaged in a robbery, even if it is of a human being…please use the correct terminology, implores Jen Grant.

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Helping your parents figure out the internet: a part-time job

Part 2 from Quispamsis NB with Darren Elmore and Jimmy Mackinley. It's a hometown showdown with bears...sort of!

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They workworkwork...and make you laugh. Thank you ladies.

Sherri D Suttonm Zabrina Chevannes and Lara Rae on new beginnings. Food for thought about new leaders, new lives and a new gender

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