Radio

Sundays 8pm to 11pm on Radio 2

Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts

Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts

One of the most dynamic performers of the nineties grunge scene, Scott Weiland, joined George.

Listen Past Shows

 

 

Alt News
Quotes Of The Week: Jean Chrétien, Jason Reitman, Hayley Wickenheiser, Jeff Barnaby, Angelique Kidjo
February 2, 2014
submit to reddit
Right Honourable Jean Chrétien
1/5 OPEN GALLERY

World leaders and world beaters took turns speaking with George in the red chair this week. 

In an exclusive interview, the Right Honourable Jean Chrétien spoke about how the world has changed during his political career and explained a difference of opinion he has with Neil Young. Musician Angelique Kidjo told George what it was like being in the presence of the late Nelson Mandela. And the Canadian Olympic Team's flag-bearer Hayley Wickenheiser reminded everyone of the intense rivalry with the U.S. women's hockey team that'll be renewed at Sochi.

Filmmakers Jason Reitman and Jeff Barnaby were also on the show. Reitman talked about Labor Day with George, while Barnaby discussed his debut feature Rhymes For Young Ghouls and contemporary First Nations issues.

Check out the photo gallery above for some of their memorable words, and watch their respective interviews below.

Watch the Right Honourable Jean Chrétien's interview:

Watch Jason Reitman's interview:

Watch Hayley Wickenheiser's interview:

Watch Jeff Barnaby's interview:

Watch Angelique Kidjo's interview:

 

Comments

Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Submission Policy

Note: The CBC does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comments, you acknowledge that CBC has the right to reproduce, broadcast and publicize those comments or any part thereof in any manner whatsoever. Please note that comments are moderated and published according to our submission guidelines.