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Episode 385: Republicans for Mueller, Humboldt survivor, Mexico vs. Facebook, Apu, DIY Coachella and more

Republicans draw a red line over Mueller, Humboldt survivor Ryan Straschnitzki, using Facebook to mess with Mexico's election, reckoning with Apu, build a backyard Coachella, marking the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, When the Moon Comes and more.

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Episode 384: Trump takes on Amazon, Canadian hip hop, a bitcoin mining boom, NAFTA vs. bar bands and more

How Trump's Amazon tweets may have broken U.S. securities law, Canada's hidden hip hop history, why Spotify should become a record label, the bar bands affected by NAFTA, bitcoin mining boom towns, Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story and more.

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Alone: A Love Story, Season 2

Alone: A Love Story, is a memoir about love, the bomb, and the fallout. With raw honesty, Michelle Parise takes you along on her winding journey from lust to heartbreak, through loneliness and despair, to eventually finding the courage to face the question mark of life, alone. This is the first episode of the second season. To hear the whole story subscribe to Alone: A Love Story wherever you listen to Day 6.

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Episode 383: What Google knows about you, Naloxone for libraries, the sound of the Jays, Easter Island and more

What Google knows about you, library workers confront the opioid crisis, mixing audio for the Blue Jays, NCAA players want a cut of the profits, what Renaissance paintings can teach us about disease, climate change threatens Easter Island's statues and more.

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Episode 382: Facebook's data crisis, March for Our Lives, my muse is a tire shop, Alan Hollinghurst and more

Facebook's unprecedented political power, students rally to end gun violence, Canadian comedians demand respect, superheroes come to Puerto Rico's aid, a romance writer finds she can only write at a tire shop, Alan Hollinghurst on The Sparsholt Affair and more.

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Episode 381: Russian cash in the U.K., Impeach-O-Meter, 'Ready Player One,' growing up with the NRA and more

Follow the (Russian) money, the Day 6 Impeach-O-Meter, growing up in the NRA, Spielberg's challenge with 'Ready Player One,' Jewish refugees in Shanghai, a female announcer in the minor leagues, Should I Read It: 'Heart Berries' and more.

Download Episode 381: Russian cash in the U.K., Impeach-O-Meter, 'Ready Player One,' growing up with the NRA and more
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Episode 380: Russia assassinations, cricket farms, Madeleine L'Engle's grandkids, Disney social clubs and more

A suspicious pattern of Russian-linked deaths on British soil, why Canadian crickets are the food of the future, Madeleine L'Engle's grandkids on 'A Wrinkle in Time,' trouble in paradise among Disney's social clubs, Bangladesh builds an island for displaced Rohingya and more.

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Episode 379: Populism in Italy's elections, Greenland's ice melt, 'The Shape of Water,' ode to CDs and more

The global implications of Italy's populist elections, disappearing Arctic ice, Texans face off in a fight about vaccines, how 'The Shape of Water' falls short in its portrayal of disability, the tiny granite island where Olympic curling stones are born, an ode to CDs and more.

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Episode 378: School shooting conspiracies, Olympic stadiums, RIP Arthur Black, A.I. jobs, Martin Amis and more

School shooting conspiracies, the Tina Fontaine murder trial verdict, the economic case for destroying Olympic stadiums, the dangerous fault lines in Syria, how odd jobs fuel A.I. research, Martin Amis, remembering Arthur Black and more.

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Episode 377: Designing 'Black Panther,' school shooting cartoons, Olympic spoilers, Drew Hayden Taylor and more

Bringing Wakanda to life, political cartoons and mass shootings, why Olympic spoilers are here to stay, Drew Hayden Taylor's 'Cottagers and Indians,' the future of Canadian newspapers, former skinhead Christian Picciolini and more.

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Episode 376: Boushie verdict, human rights in the Philippines, ads in space, #ReleaseTheMemo and more

Gerald Stanley is acquitted in the death of Colten Boushie, a photojournalist documents unlawful killings in the Philippines, a brief history of ads in space, when ski ballet was a thing, how Twitter bots fuelled #ReleaseTheMemo, podcasting Canadian theatre and more.

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Episode 375: Serial killer fallout, Super Bowl ad pranks, plastic-free groceries, 'Dead People Suck' and more

Toronto's LGBT community confronts an accused serial killer, what to do with the Cornwallis statue, how Cards Against Humanity hacked the Superbowl ad market, what your geotag data is revealing about you, plastic-free groceries, a comic's guide to death and more.

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Episode 374: Mosque attack anniversary, defending horror films, thrift shops vs. waste, SheHacks and more

Quebec reckons with Islamophobia one year after the mosque attack, Norm Wilner defends "Get Out" as a horror film, how thrift shops reduce landfill waste, Manson follower Leslie Van Houten is denied parole, a hackathon for women and more.

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Episode 373: Trump's year in tweets, Impeach-O-Meter, diplomacy on ice, e-waste and more

Trump's year in tweets, the Day 6 Impeach-O-Meter, what it's like to train with North Korean figure skaters, the problem with e-waste, how the internet fails emergency alert systems, fighting for net neutrality with municipal broadband and more.

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Episode 372: China's waste ban, Syrian cuisine, #Oprah2020, the colour of 2018, Letterman returns and more

Why China won't take our trash anymore, how Syrian refugees are shaping Canadian cuisine, the overlooked meaning of Oprah's big speech, why 2018 feels purple to Pantone, Johnny Manziel wants a CFL future, David Letterman's return and more.

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Episode 371: Iran nuclear deal, plastic toy waste, Kaepernick, bitcoin bunkers, Spotify vs. composers and more

Deadlines loom for the Iran nuclear deal, following the fate of plastic toys in our new series ‘Wasted', what Colin Kaepernick's absence says about the NFL, the secret bunker where millionaires stash their bitcoin, why Spotify keeps getting sued and more.

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Episode 370: Automate This! The future of work in an artificially intelligent world

Machine learning technology is poised to disrupt sectors that seemed safe from automation just a few years ago.

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Episode 369: What a weird freaking year, replacing Kevin Spacey, eggnog, the year in pop music and more

2017 was a really weird year, how Ridley Scott erased Kevin Spacey from 'All The Money in The World', a microdairy wins with eggnog, spoken-word poet Britta B.'s year in review, the music that mattered in 2017 and more.

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Episode 368: Porgs in 'The Last Jedi', eggnog's origins, 'Oumuamua, Gabriel Garcia Marquez's archives and more

The Porgs of 'The Last Jedi', eggnog's origins, Indigenous lawyers speak out against discrimination, why scientists say 'Oumuamua could be an alien probe, Gabriel Garcia Marquez's online archives, identifying the victims of Guatemala's civil war and more.

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Episode 367: Alabama newspapers vs. Roy Moore, Russia Olympics ban, Indigenous satire, holiday books and more

Why three major Alabama newspapers won't endorse Roy Moore, what the IOC's Russia ban could mean for FIFA, 'Walking Eagle' finds humour in Indigenous stories, a mysterious Hamilton suitcase, taste-testing eggnog, your holiday books gift guide and more.

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Episode 366: Thumb drives vs. North Korea, #AfterMeToo, Grammy nominations, A Charlie Brown Christmas and more

Confronting North Korea with thumb drives, losing local newspapers, the Grammys get it right, #AfterMeToo, language in the Buzzfeed age, A Charlie Brown Christmas and more.

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Episode 365: Trump's accusers, monstrous art, swearing is good, humanizing the homeless, Johnny Clegg and more

When the man you say groped you gets elected president, confronting the art of monstrous men, 'Swearing is Good for You', photographing Canada's homeless, bringing the CFL to Halifax and Johnny Clegg bids a bittersweet farewell.

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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.

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