Because News

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.
(Kris Siddiqi, Martha Chaves, Tom Howell)
Listen to the full episode26:53

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Host Gavin Crawford and his panellists are all recording from home. Featuring

  • Star of Bit Playas on CBC Gem, Kris Siddiqi
  • Ex-lexicographer and CBC Ideas producer, Tom Howell 
  • Stand-up comedian Martha Chaves 

Because News is written and produced by Elizabeth Bowie, David Carroll, Gavin Crawford and Phil Leung, with help this week from Jon Blair, Nour Hadidi, and Jan Caruana.

Music used in episode: 

"It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"
Karafun / Barnaby Music Corp - Peermusic France
Published by Demi Music Corp/LIchelle Music Co. 

"Point of No Return"
The Orchard Music / Pegasus Entertainment
Andrew Lloyd Webber. Published by Universal Publishing Group.