Season 8

Pessimistic Panthers: The Best of Season 8

How quickly time flies. It seems like just yesterday we were being swaddled in our baby blankie, and now here we are at the end...

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Games of Chance

What are the odds that your grandmother met your grandfather, that your mother met your father, and that now you exist? We explore the...

A Whole Stack of Memories Never Equals One Little Hope

What's your first memory of being alive? Are you swinging at a pinata at your 4th birthday party? Are you throwing a snowball at your...

Hell is Other People

"L'enfer, c'est les autres!" said Sartre, and Sheila Heti thinks he may have been on to something, as she ponders whether it's possible to quit...

Greed

In this final instalment of our series on the 7 deadly sins, we explore what has been called the root of all evil, the mother...

Learn Some Manners

Do you clip your fingernails in public? Chew with your mouth open? Interrupt people? We speak with manners expert Henry Alford about etiquette in the...

Best Perfect Day Ever

The pursuit of perfection has been known to drive many a sane man mad. With that in mind, we speak with David Rees, professional pencil...

Welcome to the Family

Adoption is all the rage amongst the rich and famous so Gregor encourages Jonathan to start a brood of his own. Plus, Josh gets...

Sloth

They say idle hands are the Devil's tools so, this week, we busy ourselves exploring the deadly sin of Sloth. Josh steps-up his lazy-game by...

Pride

They say no one ever choked to death swallowing their pride, so this week, we explore the deadly sin in all its facets. After a...

World Wide What

Whether you're an early adopter or a modern-day Luddite, there's no denying that the internet is playing an ever-increasing role in our society. But what...

Envy

Of all the deadly sins, Envy is perhaps the darkest. No one wants to admit to harbouring such a mean little emotion. Yet we've all...

Lust

In celebration of Valentine's Day, we explore the deadly sin of Lust. A young girl finds her first love at a Weezer concert, an...

Wrath

Can anger be healthy? Why is God allowed to get angry but we're not? From anger management for children to unhelpful meditation exercises for adults,...

Man vs. Machine

Two tales of man and machine: In the first, a man travels through space with a robot that wants to kill him... as would anyone,...

All the World's a Stage

It's time to face the music for television star Randy Dandy as he is forced into retirement at the ripe old age of 12, only...

Real Life Superheroes

Real life caped crusader, Master Legend, fights crime in Orlando, where he has dedicated his life to making the world a better place. Plus, kids...

Gluttony

This week is the first installment of our new series exploring the 7 deadly sins. Part one: Gluttony. Gregor encourages Jonathan to bulk up for...

Tales of Excess

A man spends the morning eating himself sick with pie only to remember, in a flash of terror, that he's due to compete in a...

The Final Frontier

While first man on the moon, Neil Armstrong, receives honorary degrees from MIT, second man on the moon, Buzz Aldrin, is stuck doing space-themed fast...

Girls Gone Wild

WireTap's party girl in residence, Cookie, offers tips on how to let loose with the youngsters, well into your thirties. Plus, Howard proposes an autumnal...

Private Eye

Comedian Rob Corddry tells the story of a detective confronted with the biggest case of his career: a stolen soul. He'd heard of stolen hearts....

Look At Me, Don't Look At Me

A woman confesses to a lifetime of spying on strangers, a performance artist gives up her privacy for a month, and Howard reveals a long-kept...

Spoiler Alert

Howard boycotts all predictions of the future in order to embrace the present, a futurologist discusses his vision of a brave new world, and Kid...

The World Upside Down

A man recounts his rug-buying adventures in Istanbul, and Laura Krafft admits to being a compulsive eye-roller. Plus, Gregor discusses how his life had...

All Lies Great and Small

Jonathan's mother confesses to a lifetime of lies. Plus, Jonathan invites a group of youngsters into the studio to play "Canada's Littlest Liar", and...

The God Whistle

Gregor markets a new product for skipping the prayer line: a whistle only God can hear. Plus, an animal psychic opens the line of communication...

By The Seashore

Jonathan revisits the shores of Wildwood, New Jersey, where he spent the summer of his 16th year working at an arcade. Plus, we speak with...
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