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Darrell and the big questions

Well folks, I guess stick a fork in us, we're done!  Today's "Questions" show was our last of the season.   This year, like the end of every year, it's time for us to look back and reflect on the episodes that we produced.  I like to judge the success of every season by how many "a-ha" moments I had, or how many times, I said to myself "Hmmm, I never thought of it like that before".  This season those moments came fast and furious. 

Behind the scenes of Revision Quest,

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Darrell on "Bad Romance"

Unfortunately, with a show like ReVision Quest, we only have half an hour to discuss topics that would take an entire season to make any sense of. The episode "Bad Romance: Us and Them" is a prime example. The problem with the relationship between Natives and the Canadian government has been a problem since before there was a "Canadian" government. So, trying to solve it in the allotted time would be a superhuman feat. Maybe if the CBC gave us a time slot that went year round... just throwing it out there!

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Darrell on Urban Natives

I really enjoyed listening to this episode on city Natives, partly because I hadn't yet heard the completed, edited episode yet but also because Natives living in the city is a pretty common theme in a lot of my writing: screenplays, theatre, comedy, etc.

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