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Best of Because News: Emma Hunter, Johnny Reid and Martha Chaves

Gavin quizzes our all-star panellists in some of our funniest news quiz rounds.
BECAUSE NEWS

Let's play a round of connect four!

Can you guess what headline these four words represent?

Comedian Candy Palmater takes the news quiz

Craig Lauzon, Miguel Rivas and Candy Palmater take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.
BECAUSE NEWS

Officials' fears over Donald Trump

It's time for a lightning round!

Baroness von Sketch Show star Aurora Browne takes the news quiz

Tom Howell, Nour Hadidi and Aurora Browne take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.
SPECIAL FEATURE

The highs and lows of being 'Canadian famous,' according to Gavin Crawford

Gavin Crawford is “Canadian famous,” and a performer who has written his own chapter in the history of Canadian sketch comedy with unmistakable characters and impressions.
BECAUSE NEWS

What was recalled this week?

It's easy to overlook the smaller news stories that are of interest to ordinary Canadians.

Comedian Brandon Ash-Mohammed takes the news quiz

Emma Hunter, Jan Caruana and Brandon Ash-Mohammed take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.
BECAUSE NEWS

How come we can't go trick-or-treating?

That's a good question, Charlie Brown. Let's ask one of our elected officials... There's one coming out of the casino!

Comedian Scott Thompson takes the news quiz

Kris Siddiqi, Ashley Botting and Scott Thompson take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.
BECAUSE NEWS

Trump takes on Biden... in Spanish

"I'm never going to be able to unsee that."

Dragons' Den Star Arlene Dickinson takes the news quiz

Miguel Rivas, Ann Pornel and Arlene Dickinson take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Baroness von Sketch Show star Jennifer Whalen takes the news quiz

Jennifer Whalen, Andrew Phung and Martha Chaves take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.
BECAUSE NEWS

One, two, COVID's coming for you

This fall... whatever you do, don't fall asleep... after the news.
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Comedian Martha Chaves takes the news quiz

Miguel Rivas, Tom Howell and Martha Chaves take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Best of Because News: Steve Patterson, Andrew Phung, and the stars of Baroness von Sketch Show

This throwback episode features some of our best rounds from pre-pandemic times (back when we still had a live studio audience).

Tom Howell takes the news quiz

Jan Caruana, Craig Lauzon and Tom Howell take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Comedian Brandon Ash-Mohammed takes the news quiz

Alice Moran, Miguel Rivas and Brandon Ash-Mohammed take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Season premiere of the news quiz with comedian Martha Chaves

Kris Siddiqi, Martha Chaves and Tom Howell take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Listen to past episodes

Now is a good time to catch up on all your favourite episodes of Because News.

Comedian Ashley Botting takes the news quiz

Aisha Brown, Miguel Rivas and Ashley Botting take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Baroness von Sketch Show star Aurora Browne takes the news quiz

Kris Siddiqi, Ivan Decker and Aurora Browne take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Comedian Andrew Phung takes the news quiz

Martha Chaves, Craig Lauzon and Andrew Phung take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Comedian Aisha Brown takes the news quiz

Tom Howell, Jan Caruana and Aisha Brown take the news quiz with Gavin Crawford.

Comedian Emma Hunter takes the news quiz

Miguel Rivas, Andrew Phung and Emma Hunter take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

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