As It Happens

As It Happens: The Tuesday Edition

Aug. 9, 2022

Episode Transcript

Part One 

Trump raid
The FBI's unprecedented entry into Donald Trump's Florida home has fired up his supporters -- and left many people wondering what's behind the investigation.

UK edible insects
A seller of edible insects in the UK tells us about about finally getting his products 

Edinburgh Fringe
A comedian arrives at his gig at the Edinburgh Fringe to find a lone audience member -- and gamely performs his entire set for an equally-game guy named Mike from Leicester.

Part Two

BC drug researchers
A federal funding agency won't allow researchers in B.C. to lead its evaluation of drug decriminalization, citing a conflict of interest. Our guest says that's insulting.

Nunavut beach volleyball 
At this year's Canada Games, one sand-surface volleyball team hails from a place where bikini weather isn't really a thing -- but that hasn't cooled their enthusiasm.