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Episode 338: Breweries get creative, Trump Impeach-O-Meter, Canada in cartoons, minefield penguins and more

Weird ingredients in your summer beers, the Day 6 Donald Trump Impeach-O-Meter, violence against journalists in Mexico, finding Canada in cartoons, penguins living in minefields and a role reversal for twentysomethings whose parents have Alzheimer's.

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Episode 337: Trump fires Comey, Eurovision vs. Brexit, Mama's Bail Out Day, Paula Hawkins' new book and more

Trump fires Comey, Brexit versus Eurovision, bailing out moms for Mother's Day, Paula Hawkins' Into The Water and Mike Stevens' life-changing stopover at Sheshatshui.

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Episode 336: Sidney Crosby's concussion, Awesome Mix Vol. 2, Marine Le Pen, Captain Canuck and more

Sidney Crosby's fourth concussion, the music that fuels Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Marine Le Pen takes the National Front mainstream, creating a Canadian comic book universe, whistleblowers reveal the cost of the U.S. drone program and more.

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Episode 335: 100 days of Sean Spicer, disappearing ice roads, Beatles live, retro-futurism at Expo 67 and more

The Sean Spicer show marks 100 days on the air, craft store sales surge after Trump, back to the future of Expo 67, the north's disappearing ice roads, hope and reality in Fort McMurray and The Beatles Live at The Hollywood Bowl.

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Episode 334: The Handmaid's Tale, Chechnya's anti-gay purge, Casablanca and refugees, The Outsiders and more

The Handmaid's Tale as a parable for the present, an anti-gay purge in Chechnya, gender-swapping in the U.S. Presidential debates, Casablanca and the refugee crisis, S.E. Hinton on The Outsiders at 50 and more.

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Episode 333: Legal pot, United Airlines, referendum in Turkey, music festivals, Wheelchair Man and more

Local economies pin their hopes on legal pot, United Airlines tries to be less awful, a subdued Easter for Coptic Christians, a play for power in Turkey, the behind-the-scenes politics of music festival posters, a superhero named Wheelchair Man and more.

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Episode 322: Airstrikes on Syria, Spain versus Assad, America's last true hermit and more

airstrikes on Syria | Spain versus the Assad regime | the true story of America's last hermit | how a husband and wife of 20 years came to love each other more as wife and wife and more.

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Episode 331: Barkley marathons, YouTube boycott, debit cards for famine aid, 2004 Red Sox champs and more

The backwoods Tennessee endurance race that most people can't even find | behind the YouTube ad boycott | massive famine sparks a new approach to aid | former Red Sox World Series champs' advice for the Chicago Cubs | racism in Thunder Bay and more.

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Episode 330: London attacks, Trump and Russia, autism on Sesame Street, kids' climate change lawsuit and more

How ISIS is orchestrating so-called "lone wolf" attacks | A former NSA analyst on Trump's Russia ties | Autism on Sesame Street | Terry Gilliam's quest to make a Don Quixote film | why 21 kids are suing the U.S. government over climate change and more.

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Episode 329: Missing Richard Simmons, anti-Semitism and Rebel Media, Mosul's zoo, P.J. O'Rourke and more

Episode 329: The search for Richard Simmons | anti-Semitism and Rebel Media | the U.S. women's hockey team demand a living wage | inside Mosul's war-torn zoo | P.J. O'Rourke on the U.S. election and more.

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Episode 328: CIA secrets leaked, Phyllis Diller's gag file, virtual Indigenous history and more

Episode 328: How the CIA leaks reveal hidden threats to our devices | transcribing 52K Phyllis Diller jokes | smuggling Cuban baseball players | a UAE weightlifter on Nike's new sport hijab | an augmented reality app that tells Indigenous stories & more.

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Episode 327: Kellie Leitch goes viral, Milo Yiannopoulos' takedown, saving coral reefs and more

How Kellie Leitch's much-ridiculed viral video could help her campaign | how a 16-year-old Canadian took down Milo Yiannopoulos | an exhibit tackles the history of women | saving coral reefs with Google Street View for the ocean and more.

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Sanctuary cities, La La Land vs. jazz, Hollywood in China, Porn-o-nomics and more

How Canada's oldest sanctuary city isn't fulfilling its mission | why jazz critics can't stand La La Land | China's growing influence over Hollywood | Porn-o-nomics: How to start a successful porn production company | a serial killer algorithm and more.

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Episode 325: Trump vs. spies, being Bowie, Porn-o-nomics, Hollywood's Black List, Planet Earth 2 and more

A former CIA officer on the rift between Trump and the intelligence community | a year of being David Bowie | Porn-o-nomics Part Three: Who's watching you watch porn | the creator of Hollywood's Black List | behind the scenes of Planet Earth II and more.

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Episode 324: LGBT Iranian refugees, Porn-o-nomics, microdosing LSD, Hans Rosling and more

LGBT refugees from Iran ask why it's harder to get into Canada, Porn-o-nomics Part Two, Ayelet Waldman's memoir on microdosing LSD, poachers hacking scientific data to hunt the animals being studied,remembering Hans Rosling and more.

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Episode 323: Quebec's far right fringe, Super Bowl prop bets, Pornonomics: Episode One, #PresidentBannon, Should I Read It? and more.

Episode 323: Quebec's far right fringe | Pornonomics: Episode One | #PresidentBannon | Should I Read It? | and more.

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Episode 322: Refugee crisis at the Oscars, The Slants, cartoonists on Trump, the Museum of Transology and more

4.1 Miles gets a timely Oscar nomination | Asian-American band The Slants tell the U.S. Supreme Court their name isn't a slur | cartoonists sharpen their pencils for Trump | a U.S. town takes on Big Pharma, the Museum of Transology and more.

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Episode 321: Women's March on Washington, Hamilton's "One Last Time", Jerry Maguire, circus farewells and more

Why women are marching on Washington | reframing Hamilton's "One Last Time" | a Russian journalist on how to cover Trump | 14,000 VHS copies of Jerry Maguire | the greatest show on Earth takes its last bow | preparing for a post-antibiotic future and more

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Episode 320: The Trump dossier, Tim Raines Call to the Hall, Cannabis vs. Opioids, Most Ambitious Simpsons Episodes, Great Trail Hiker, Frederic Hof on Obama and Syria, and more.

Episode 320: Trump dossier | Medical marijuana vs. opioids | Obama's legacy in Syria | The Simpsons and more.

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Episode 319: Becoming Kevin O'Leary, saving Shaker music, Google renewables, marrying robots and more

Kevin O'Leary's origin story | one man's quest to save Shaker music | Google's move to 100% renewable energy | the drug war in the Philippines | the future of human-robot marriage and more.

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Episode 318: Facing the Change — Five communities affected by climate change now

2016 will go down in history as the hottest year ever recorded. In this hour-long special, we revisit "Facing the Change," profiling five communities that are already feeling the impact as the climate warms up.

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Episode 317: Black Santa, the year in music, Front Page Challenge, Trump's letter to Santa and more

Is the world ready for non-white Santas | We look at the music that mattered most in 2016 | CBC's Front Page Challenge returns | Trump writes a letter to Santa and more.

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Episode 316: Aleppo evacuation, Quebec's syrup wars, return of Super Mario, Venezuela's foe and more

Finding the truth in Aleppo |playing Super Mario on your phone | fighting Quebec's maple syrup cartel | Chicago's year of violence | influencing Venezuela's bolivar and more.

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Episode 315: Military vs. mefloquine, top holiday books of 2016, Harry Benson, Standing Rock tees and more

Why the Canadian military has no plans to ban the controversial anti-malaria drug mefloquine | our top holiday books of 2016 | lifting the veil on three of Harry Benson's most iconic photographs | Standing Rock tees | American vote recounts | and more.

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Episode 314: Pipeline politics, was Hitler a junkie?, holiday TV specials, beauty pageant burkinis and more

How building pipelines became so political | was Hitler a junkie? | the best, worst and weirdest of Christmas TV specials | wearing a burkini to the Miss Minnesota USA pageant | and more.

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