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The Irrelevant Show

 

The Irrelevant Show

From the frustrations of daily life, to the absurdities of pop culture, to absurd flights of fancy, you never know where the Irrelevant Show will take you next. Award-winning comedy recorded before a live audience in Edmonton.

Updated: Saturdays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/irrelevantshow/

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'We have our dog back'

B.C. woman has decided to treat pet with medical marijuana.

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Richard Simmons' disappearance

This reporter was investigating Richard Simmons' disappearance long before it reached podcast fame.

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Female doctors need now apply

Michael Enright's essay explores the treatment of female MDs during medical emergencies on planes;

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House flipping tax?

Ontario's Finance Minister says he is considering a foreign buyer's tax, but that may not be the best approach.

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Fun Vancouver Facts, Extreme Wedding, Chemainus Song, Steve 2.0 and more.

Bungee wedding that seemed like awesome idea quickly descends into confusion, shouting. Rollicking showtune celebrates the natural beauty and many yard sales of Chemainus. Ex-boyfriend points to purchase of bedframe as proof he’s gotten his act together.

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Reply All song, Juice Parents, Star Wars Talk, Airplane Bathroom, Security Questions and more.

Operatic song immortalizes those damn people who Reply All. Parents ruin young son’s childhood by introducing him to Star Wars prequels. And Universally despised neighbour puts up Christmas lights in March

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Self-appointed Martyrs, Eat Everything song, Scones, Casual Hang and more.

Self-appointed martyr honoured for saving TV finale until partner can watch too. Woman who’s never seen a scone before unable to believe she’s supposed to eat that thing. Millennial time-travelers journey back to 1970s, promptly refuse to leave.

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Goalie Thoughts, Boomer Band song, Making of Fire Log 2: A New Flame, Men’s Room, Cross-Canada Weather Panel and more.

When puck is at other end of ice, goalie takes stock of his life, wonders if opposing goalie is lonely too. Boomer rock band now in 45th year of touring . Canadian film-makers reinvent fireplace video with steamy sex scenes and dangerously large fire.

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Senate Song, Greg Gang, Standing Ovation Man, Story Hostage, Millennial Real Estate and more.

Canadian government tries to attract applicants for Senate with Village People style song, Real estate agent specializes in showing millennials houses they can’t afford and a solitary hero refuses to join obligatory standing ovation at Canadian play.

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Walkup Music, Warranty, Mom Sounds, Why Do I Still Live Here Dance, Sexy Halloween for Him, Jean Grey and more.

‘Mom Sounds’ collection fills your heart with Mom’s love and your head with her disapproving voice. “Sexy Halloween costumes for him” give men full experience of Halloween fun and objectification.

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Bob Ross Audio Podcast, Canada Mentioned on Tonight Show, Space Launch, Couple’s Song, Bat Signal, Cow Argument and more.

Bob Ross teaches art of painting clouds on new audio podcast. Mention of Canada on American TV sparks national celebration. And a personal worst-cast scenario, astronaut notices wasp in flight capsule.

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Upstreamers, Bidet, The Rambler, Morrissey “Tweaked My Achilles” Song and more.

When this plane stops, man in 8C is going back to row 14 to get his carry-on bag - rest of you can go to hell. Man experiences wonder of bidet for first time. And Morrissey, now aged 57, sings doleful lament about Achilles tendon injury.

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Li’l Shouty, Balcony Strong Song, Casual Batman, Hal Fass Renos, Phone Company Excuses and more.

Shout your stress away with Li’l Shouty, the pillow you can scream into. “Balcony Strong” song celebrates hardscrabble life of dude who grows plants on balcony. And Casual Friday all well and good until Batman shows up at crime scene in sweatpants.

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Sexy Canada Song, Home Camping Kit, Duvet, Music History Moments and more.

“Sexy Canada” song celebrates frostbitten sensuality of Great White North, Home Camping Kit recreates disgusting ordeal of camping in the convenience of your home, and Man seriously expects anyone to believe he replaced duvet cover all by himself

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