Live at Glenn Gould Oct 28 & 29

Live at Glenn Gould Oct 28 & 29
Get your tickets now to The Debaters at Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto.
Each evening features 6 debates, 12 comedians and your hilarious host, Steve Patterson.
All debates will be aired later on CBC Radio One;

To buy tickets, contact Ticketbreak.online or by phone at 1-866-943-8849

Shows start at 7:30 and last about 3 hours.
Note:
Complete list of comedians and topics will be posted here as soon as they are available.

Debra DiGiovanni on why people who wear high heels are also cat murderers

Debra DiGiovanni on why people who wear high heels are also cat murderers
The high heel shoe is the ultimate weapon of mass destruction: Destruction of not only vertebrae, but also the worth of a woman! You pro-heel people probably also don't want women voting, and the idea of two girls on stage right now only fills you with thoughts of Jell-O fights. Well, Nellie McClung never wrestled in gelatin.

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House vs Condo & Food Trucks

House vs Condo & Food Trucks
Would you rather live in a house or a condo? Peter Anthony prefers the condo whereas Scott Faulconbridge loves his house. Then Ron Sparks and James Cunningham debate the merits of Food Trucks.

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Entire episode (9.05) available for purchase at:

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Ivan Decker on why wild animals should be allowed to roam free in cities

Ivan Decker on why wild animals should be allowed to roam free in cities
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Humans and animals have had a complicated relationship ever since we managed to convince a horse to let us sit on it and ride around; we rode those horses to catch up to ice age deer to kill them. And then we left that horse outside and it was subsequently eaten by a saber toothed tiger. How do we decide which animals we let into our houses and cities? We try to put a sweater on them and if they refuse they are banished from the cities forever! Which is unfair! Because based on the amount of sweaters given to me by older relatives that I refused to wear I should be banished to the woods as well.

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Fishing & Motorcycles

Fishing & Motorcycles
Is fishing a waste of time? Trent McClellan thinks so but Howie Miller tries to lure him over to his side. Then Ivan Decker and Herb Dixon debate whether motorcycles are just too loud and dangerous.

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Entire episode (9.03) available for purchase at:

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Hot vs Cold Cereal & Too Many Nations

Hot vs Cold Cereal & Too Many Nations
Hot cereal or cold cereal - which is superior? Pat Thornton says, "Oatmeal is an oaf's meal!" DeAnne Smith thinks cold cereal is for flakes. Also on the show today: Nations - does the world have too many? Al Rae says, "The more borders the better." Don Kelly thinks so many nations are an abomination.

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Cutting CBC & Sleeping in Separate Beds

Cutting CBC & Sleeping in Separate Beds
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With all the recent and upcoming cuts to CBC, is it time for CBC to throw in the towel? The very brave Glenn Foster argues in favour of this, while beloved CBC actor Pat McKenna comes to the Mother Corps' defense. Then talk turns domestic as Rob Pue and Kristeen von Hagen debate whether couples would be better off sleeping in separate beds.

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Books vs E-Books & Bribery

Books vs E-Books & Bribery
When it comes to books, are you a convert to the E-version or do you remain loyal to the paperback? Comedian Diana Frances is an old fashioned book lover, but Patrick Ledwell would have you embrace the new technology. After that we're talking bribery. Montreal comedians Franco Taddeo and Derek Seguin argue whether sometimes bribery is not such a bad thing.

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Entire Episode (8.19) Available for Purchase at:

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Mail Delivery & Pitching Woo

Mail Delivery & Pitching Woo
Should Canada Post continue door to door mail delivery? Funny men Graham Clark and Charlie Demers respectfully disagree.Then singles Ivan Decker and Kathleen McGee debate whether it's time for men to up their game when it comes to pitching woo.

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Shatner & Breakups

Shatner & Breakups
Is it better to be the dumper or the dumpee when it comes to a dying relationship? Rebecca Kohler would rather pull the plug herself. But Phil Hanley prefers to be the victim. Also, is William Shatner the greatest actor of all time. Sean Cullen sure thinks so, but Eric Peterson has a different take.

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Entire Episode (8.31) Available for Purchase at:

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