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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.

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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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