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Episode 364: Evangelicals for Roy Moore, Battlefront II outrage, Grace Mugabe, Puerto Rico's power grid & more

Episode 364: Why some evangelicals will support Roy Moore no matter what, the gamer backlash against Battlefront II, Grace Mugabe's rise and fall, improving concerts for the hard of hearing, Puerto Rico's power grids and scientists' warning to humanity.

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Episode 363: Apple's tax shelters, Marvel vs. DC, London's wartime stretcher fences, lost Jewish music & more

How Apple mastered tax avoidance, the 2016 election stories that never got filed, an app for the families of missing Indigenous women, Marvel vs. DC at the box-office, saving London's stretcher fences, the lost Jewish music of 1930's Berlin and more.

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Episode 362: Trump vs. Mueller, Hollywood's dark side, THC-infused drinks, 'Sucking Up': A history, and more

How Mueller's Russia probe is inching ever closer to Trump, the Day 6 Impeach-O-Meter, allegations of sexual assault against young men in Hollywood, cannabis-infused drinks, the history of 'sucking up' to the powerful, and more.

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Episode 361: Burka bans, 'Stranger Things', baseball misfits, jet cars, Joni Mitchell and more

Cautionary tales from Austria's burka ban, the real-life experiments that inspired 'Stranger Things', 'The Battered Bastards of Baseball', how to stop a chocolate shortage, a supersonic jet car, the definitive Joni Mitchell bio and more.

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Episode 360: Remembering Gord, Northern grocery drones, pitching to Amazon, Rolling Stone's founder and more

Gord Downie's legacy, an unprecedented kilonova collaboration, drone deliveries for Canada's North, extreme Amazon HQ2 pitches, the controversial life of Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner, the Afghan refugee youth fighting and dying in Syria and more.

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Episode 359: Harvey Weinstein, a stock market for sneakers, Trump's data-mining, 'The Curious Incident' & more

How Harvey Weinstein weaponized the media, a stock market for sneaker-heads, 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time', the data-mining firm that helped elect Donald Trump and the Day 6 Music Panel on the price of stardom.

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Episode 358: Outsmarting the NRA, Canada's Magnitsky Act, ham radios for Puerto Rico, music in DNA and more

Episode 358: Challenging the NRA on gun laws, Canada's Magnitsky Act, communicating with Puerto Rico by ham radio, encoding music in DNA, the tasty history of Canadian snacks, why Sarah Meehan Sirk ditched us to write and more.

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Episode 357: Little Rock Nine, historians vs. neo-Nazis, Tabatha Southey, fired robots, Yuval Harari and more

Episode 357: The Little Rock Nine prepare for a new fight, the Donald Trump Impeach-O-Meter, medieval scholars vs. neo-Nazis, Tabatha Southey keeps on writing, Yuval Harari on a world without work, and robots getting fired.

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Special Preview - Alone: A Love Story

Day 6 presents a special preview of the new CBC original podcast, Alone: A Love Story — a memoir about love, the bomb, and the fallout.

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Episode 356: Hurricanes and toxic waste, Netflix comedy overload, A.I. takes on Hollywood and more

When hurricanes hit toxic waste sites, Netflix comedy overload, 'Automate This!' A.I. takes on Hollywood, 'Alone: A Love Story', the pioneers who built Canada's first women's shelters and more.

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Episode 355: Robot surgeons, surviving the eye of Irma, The Disaster Artist, a homegrown TB crisis and more

Robots in the operating room, inside the eye of Hurricane Irma, the man behind 'The Disaster Artist', Canada's northern tuberculosis crisis, an opera inspired by Fugazi and more.

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Episode 354: Miami preps for Irma, automating your job, the safest NFL helmet, Che Guevara's brother and more

Miami readies for Hurricane Irma, 'Automate This:' How A.I. is changing jobs and politics, the safest NFL helmet yet, the family life of Che Guevara and John le Carré's new novel: Should you read it?

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Episode 353: Hurricane Harvey, Ethereum vs. Bitcoin, techno-tourism in Detroit, The Outsiders at 50 and more

Unheeded warnings in Houston, ethereum vs. bitcoin, techno-tourism for Detroit, saving lives in Yemen and S.E. Hinton on The Outsiders at 50.

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Episode 352: Pardoning Sheriff Joe, tossing Youppi!, sidelining Kaepernick, staying in Afghanistan and more

Episode 352: Pardoning Sheriff Joe | the weirdest Expos game ever, Colin Kaepernick gets sidelined, doubling down on Afghanistan's future, the Edinburgh Fringe's best gags, the secret apartments in New York City's public libraries and more.

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Episode 351: The Rebel's rough week, eclipse science, air guitar champions, American dreams and more

A rough ride for Rebel Media, what we learn from an eclipse, competitive air guitar, accessing the American dream and a husband and wife who came to love each other more as wife and wife.

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Episode 350: Media vs. North Korea, Netflix cash woes, B.C. wildfires, Norman Rockwell's grandson and more.

Why the headlines about the U.S. and North Korea may be overblown, why Netflix is still mired in debt, the case for letting backcountry wildfires burn, why Norman Rockwell's family is opposing a museum sale, the pop chart reign of "Despacito" and more.

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Venezuela's downward spiral — who in the world can help?

Venezuela is in a state of economic and political crisis. But what is the international community, particularly Venezuela's neighbours in Latin America, doing to help mediate the crisis in that country?

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Episode 349: Venezuelan crisis, Baroness von Sketch Show, horseshoe crabs at risk, Dylan Marron and more

What neighbouring countries can do to mediate the crisis in Venezuela, Baroness von Sketch Show breaks through in the U.S., why horseshoe crabs are at risk, Dylan Marron calls up his online haters, America's last true hermit and more.

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Episode 348: The week in Trump, marketing friendly A.I., NASA does origami, Inuit photography and more.

A tumultuous Week 27 in the Trump White House, the psychology behind our relationship with cute robots, why NASA is asking origami experts to help fold a giant space blanket, the museum of transology, an Inuit photography exhibit and more.

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Episode 347: Cindy Blackstock seeks justice, Man vs. Beast, Steve Jobs opera, women's rights in Saudi and more

Cindy Blackstock on the suicide crisis in Pikangikum and Ottawa's inaction, Michael Phelps races a shark, why Steve Jobs' life is perfect opera material, the fight for women's rights in Saudi Arabia and more.

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Episode 346: Fighting wildfires with technology, #Pizzagate returns, Impeach-O-Meter, Game of Thrones and more

Episode 346: An astrophysicist's plan to stop wildfires before they start, the Donald Trump Impeach-O-Meter, 'Game of Thrones is back, why energy companies just aren't that into Keystone XL, the return of the #Pizzagate trolls and more.

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Episode 345: North Korea's top anchor returns, Baby Driver's best stunts, finding Amelia Earhart and more

Episode 345: North Korea's top news anchor comes out of retirement, "Baby Driver" stunt driver shares secrets of the trade, researchers visit the island where Amelia Earhart is thought to have died, everything you need to know about Wimbledon and more.

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Episode 344: Tomson Highway, the hidden site of Canada's first Parliament, top albums for Canada 150 and more

Episode 344: Indigenous playwright and musician Tomson Highway, the site of Canada's first Parliament building, three musicians on the albums they think all Canadians should hear, sculptor Ruth Abernethy on casting Canadian icons in bronze and more.

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Episode 343: the iPhone's secret history, Prince's legacy, sustainable weed farming and more

The secret history of the iPhone, how "A League of Their Own" brought women to the forefront, breaking down the new Prince album, why it's important to farm weed sustainably, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonization and more.

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Episode 342: Shaming advertisers, Midnight Sun baseball, rebirth of the Concorde, 'Ear Hustle' and more

Why shaming advertisers might backfire, the magic of Midnight Sun baseball, 'Ear Hustle' takes listeners inside San Quentin State Prison, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonization, the rebirth of the Concorde, the ultimate summer reading giveaway and more.

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Episode 341: Comey's testimony, 'Things Arab Men Say,' The Moth at 20, 'Come From Away' at the Tonys and more

The fall-out from James Comey's testimony, a new Impeach-O-Meter reading, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonizing Canada, The Moth celebrates 20 years, Come From Away writers gear up for the Tony Awards,'Things Arab Men Say' and more.

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Episode 340: Amphetamines in Syria, Stanley Cup bassist, Noriega's pen pal, subversive board games and more

How amphetamines are fuelling Syria's civil war, a Nashville musician who plays a Stanley Cup bass, Ryan McMahon's guide to decolonizing Canada pt. 2, Manuel Noriega's 10-year-old American pen pal, the subversive history of board games and more.

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Episode 339: Manchester's resilient teens, Thunder Bay racism, Conservative Party crashers, reggaeton and more

Teenage resilience after the Manchester attack, protecting Thunder Bay's Indigenous youth, Ryan McMahon on decolonizing Canada, Facebook wants to read your mind, 'party crashers' try to swing the Conservative leadership, reggaeton in western pop and more.

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