Day 6

 
 

Day 6

Host Brent Bambury gives listeners the tools they need to make brilliant dinner party conversation! This populist weekly magazine show blends the best of the worlds of news, current affairs, pop culture, the net, lifestyle and leisure. Playful and relevant! Day 6 gives listeners a fresh perspective on the week.

Updated: Saturdays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/day6/

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Episode 412: Tourism for tokers, Saudi prince under scrutiny, how to kill a TV character, April Ryan and more

The future of Canadian cannabis tourism, Mohammed bin Salman's dark side, Red Dead Redemption 2 and 100-hour work weeks, how to kill a TV character, April Ryan's book 'Under Fire', a robot's first TEDx Talk and more.

Download Episode 412: Tourism for tokers, Saudi prince under scrutiny, how to kill a TV character, April Ryan and more
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Episode 411: What happened to Jamal Khashoggi, weed hypocrisy, climate and conflict, misused words and more

The fallout from Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance, François Legault's cross to bear, Rosie Rowbotham on legalizing pot, climate change as a tool of conflict, celebrity political endorsements, fun with misused words, the @Sweden tweeters and more.

Download Episode 411: What happened to Jamal Khashoggi, weed hypocrisy, climate and conflict, misused words and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:47]


Episode 410: Women's rage, A Star Is Born, Amazon ups its minimum wage, Sharon and Bram and more

Soraya Chemaly says women's rage is justified and good, A Star Is Born gets another reboot, Amazon ups its minimum wage, sharing breast milk to fight malnutrition in Venezuela, Sharon and Bram's farewell tour, The Log Driver's Waltz is now a children's book and more.

Download Episode 410: Women's rage, A Star Is Born, Amazon ups its minimum wage, Sharon and Bram and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:47]


Episode 409: Kavanaugh and rape reporting, getting Gritty, women in sports journalism, saving Haida and more

Sexual misconduct regulations on U.S. college campuses, high school students on Kavanaugh, scary mascots, winning the right for women to report from locker rooms, esports athletes, Canada's first black battalion, saving the Haida language and more.

Download Episode 409: Kavanaugh and rape reporting, getting Gritty, women in sports journalism, saving Haida and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:40]


Episode 408: The Big Trip Pt. 3, #MeToo and redemption, BoJack Horseman, James Frey, Buffy's bio and more

Making psychedelic therapy mainstream, redemption and the #MeToo men, Jeremy Dutcher's Polaris Prize, the sad comedy of BoJack Horseman, 'Should I Read It?' and James Frey, Buffy Sainte-Marie's new biography and more.

Download Episode 408: The Big Trip Pt. 3, #MeToo and redemption, BoJack Horseman, James Frey, Buffy's bio and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:37]


Episode 407: The Waffle House Index, Trump book quiz, The Big Trip, photographing Spain's ghost towns and more

How the Waffle House Index plays a role in hurricane response, changing the Charter, 'Who Leaked That?': The Trump book quiz, part two of our psychedelics series 'The Big Trip,' diversity on TV, Spain 10 years after the financial crisis and more.

Download Episode 407: The Waffle House Index, Trump book quiz, The Big Trip, photographing Spain's ghost towns and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:52]


Episode 406: Psychedelic therapy, Kaepernick's next move, accessible gaming, virtual Mogadishu and more

Exploring the future of psychedelics in 'The Big Trip,' why Colin Kaepernick doesn't need the NFL, how the Village Voice shaped Andy Warhol's career, a 3D model reimagines Mogadishu, using technology to predict Syrian air strikes, the future of accessible gaming and more.

Download Episode 406: Psychedelic therapy, Kaepernick's next move, accessible gaming, virtual Mogadishu and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:52]


Episode 405: Trudeau's bummer summer, gay asylum seekers in Austria, Louis C.K.'s return, Gabor Maté and more

Recapping the summer's top news stories from NAFTA to Elon Musk, redrawing Dust from the X-Men series, gay refugees and Austria's immigration crackdown, Louis C.K. and #MeToo, Mercury 13, Gabor Maté on the opioid crisis and more.

Download Episode 405: Trudeau's bummer summer, gay asylum seekers in Austria, Louis C.K.'s return, Gabor Maté and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:52]


Episode 404: Bernier vs. everyone, Impeach-O-Meter, rebuilding after Harvey, Logan Paul, 40 + single, and more

Populist politics and the next election, the Impeach-O-Meter, Logan Paul's return, rebuilding one year after Hurricane Harvey, Glynnis MacNicol on being single, childless and happy, an inside look at Calvin and Hobbes creator Bill Watterson, and more.

Download Episode 404: Bernier vs. everyone, Impeach-O-Meter, rebuilding after Harvey, Logan Paul, 40 + single, and more
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Episode 403: Spotlight on church sex abuse, Crazy Rich Asians, Aretha Franklin, The Only Girl and more

Remembering the former priest who helped expose church sex abuse, why 'Crazy Rich Asians' is so huge, Aretha Franklin as the Queen of Opera, racism and the Little Rock Nine, the demand for tech in health care, Rolling Stone's first female editor and more.

Download Episode 403: Spotlight on church sex abuse, Crazy Rich Asians, Aretha Franklin, The Only Girl and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:55]


Episode 402: Saudi trolls vs. Canada, Alex Jones's precarious empire, Losing Earth, pampered poultry and more

Saudi trolls launch a campaign against Canada, the precarious state of Alex Jones's media empire, a moral case for climate action, the Brooklyn blogger who helped expose Paul Manafort's alleged corruption, chicken diapers, 'Son of Hitler' and more.

Download Episode 402: Saudi trolls vs. Canada, Alex Jones's precarious empire, Losing Earth, pampered poultry and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:55]


Episode 401: Politicians vs. the media, shopping with autism, smart neighbourhoods, Tim Caulfield, women in STEM and more

Anti-media political rhetoric ramps up, quiet shopping hours for people on the spectrum, privacy and smart neighbourhoods, 'A User's Guide to Cheating Death,' championing women in STEM, the man behind 3D printed guns and more.

Download Episode 401: Politicians vs. the media, shopping with autism, smart neighbourhoods, Tim Caulfield, women in STEM and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:55]


Episode 400: Toronto gun violence, Arctic wildfires, House of Frightenstein, Johnny Clegg and more

Toronto considers ShotSpotter to curb gun violence, even the Arctic is on fire, turning rap lyrics into 3D models, the anonymous philanthropist who gave millions to women artists, inside Count Frightenstein's museum, Johnny Clegg's farewell and more.

Download Episode 400: Toronto gun violence, Arctic wildfires, House of Frightenstein, Johnny Clegg and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:55]


Episode 399: Russia keeps meddling, Sacha Baron Cohen keeps punking, Impeach-O-Meter, Che's brother and more

Russia eyes the 2018 mid-term elections, the Day 6 Impeach-O-Meter, master duper Sacha Baron Cohen, defending Abdoul Abdi, implausible age casting in Mamma Mia 2, the last Blockbuster, Che Guevara's brother and more.

Download Episode 399: Russia keeps meddling, Sacha Baron Cohen keeps punking, Impeach-O-Meter, Che's brother and more
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Episode 398: Trump meets Putin, Greyhound's western exit, Alan Alda, Esther the Wonder Pig and more

Jonathan Chait asks if President Trump is a Russian asset, creative solutions to Greyhound's western exodus, Alan Alda launches a podcast, Ethiopia and Eritrea reconcile, 'Happily Ever Esther,' swearing is good for you and more.

Download Episode 398: Trump meets Putin, Greyhound's western exit, Alan Alda, Esther the Wonder Pig and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:52]


Episode 397: Journalism and black communities, Scott Thompson, video game clones, Iceland's DNA and more

Reporting on black communities in times of crisis and calm, Scott Thompson's first-ever stand-up comedy album, Donut County vs. knock-off video games, Iceland's DNA testing debate, Walking Eagle's satirical news and more.

Download Episode 397: Journalism and black communities, Scott Thompson, video game clones, Iceland's DNA and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:52]


Episode 396: Hannah Gadsby's Nanette, Douglas Coupland, Buzzfeed's Guide to Language, Tomson Highway & more

Archiving Vancouver's LGBTQ history, Hannah Gadsby redefines the stand-up special, Douglas Coupland embraces 3D printing, Tomson Highway and more.

Download Episode 396: Hannah Gadsby's Nanette, Douglas Coupland, Buzzfeed's Guide to Language, Tomson Highway & more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:40]


Episode 395: Legal pot, Beyoncé and Jay-Z, refugee children, animal parts on Facebook, summer reads and more

How the hope of profits pushed Canada to legal pot, how Beyoncé and Jay-Z kept their video shoot secret, comforting refugee children separated from their parents, asylum seekers and the Mexican election, the illegal wildlife trade on Facebook, summer reads and more.

Download Episode 395: Legal pot, Beyoncé and Jay-Z, refugee children, animal parts on Facebook, summer reads and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:40]


Episode 394: The Trump Doctrine, Nigeria's World Cup kit, the song of the summer, unaccompanied minors & more

America first: the Trump Doctrine at work, why Nigeria's jerseys are a hit at the World Cup, the Day 6 music panel picks their candidates for song of the summer, underage asylum seekers are at risk in Canada too, Egypt is building a brand new capital and more.

Download Episode 394: The Trump Doctrine, Nigeria's World Cup kit, the song of the summer, unaccompanied minors & more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:40]


Episode 393: Ontario goes for Ford, North Korea summit, Brock Turner, Impeach-O-Meter, LGBTQ soccer and more

What Doug Ford's victory means for Ontario, spectacle vs. substance at the North Korea summit, the Impeach-O-Meter returns, recalling the judge who sentenced Brock Turner, defiant LGBTQ football fans head to Russia, Anthony Bourdain remembered and more.

Download Episode 393: Ontario goes for Ford, North Korea summit, Brock Turner, Impeach-O-Meter, LGBTQ soccer and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:58]


Episode 392: Roseanne's racist tweets, Trans Mountain, pot stocks come to Canada, Calvin and Hobbes, and more

Roseanne's racist tweets and the boundaries of acceptable speech, what past government bailouts tell us about Trans Mountain, why U.S. pot companies are going public in Canada, Syrian refugees stage a new play, Calvin and Hobbes, and more.

Download Episode 392: Roseanne's racist tweets, Trans Mountain, pot stocks come to Canada, Calvin and Hobbes, and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:58]


Episode 391: Harvey Weinstein arrested, the Obamas on Netflix, saving right whales, Han Solo and more

Criminal charges for Harvey Weinstein, imaginary Obama-themed Netflix shows, how ropeless fishing traps could protect whales and industry, Solo and the expanded Star Wars universe, why Canadians join terror groups, using A.I. to decode babies' cries and more.

Download Episode 391: Harvey Weinstein arrested, the Obamas on Netflix, saving right whales, Han Solo and more
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Episode 390: How conflict helps Netanyahu, Harry and Meghan, chasing lava, corporate weed, Deadpool 2 and more

How conflict helps Benjamin Netanyahu, royal wedding thank-you notes, a lava chaser confronts Kilauea, marketing Deadpool 2, consolidation in Canada's pot market, Ireland's abortion referendum, Roman history in arctic ice and more.

Download Episode 390: How conflict helps Netanyahu, Harry and Meghan, chasing lava, corporate weed, Deadpool 2 and more
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Episode 389: Trump vs. Obama's legacy, Eurovision, far-right militias, Bay to Breakers, Afrofuturism and more

Trump targets Obama's legacy, Eurovision gets political, a far-right militia tries to cleanse its image, Bay to Breakers, Afrofuturism in photos, the Iraqi farmer who rescued Yazidi women from ISIS and more.

Download Episode 389: Trump vs. Obama's legacy, Eurovision, far-right militias, Bay to Breakers, Afrofuturism and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:42]


Episode 388: Trump's mob ties, New Brunswick flood, #MuteRKelly, P.K. Subban's dad, Mercury 13 and more

Donald Trump's history with the Russian mob, the Beaverbrook Art Gallery copes with the flood, the women behind #MuteRKelly, ultimate hockey dad Karl Subban, reviewing 'The Mars Room,' the female astronauts of Mercury 13 and more.

Download Episode 388: Trump's mob ties, New Brunswick flood, #MuteRKelly, P.K. Subban's dad, Mercury 13 and more
[mp3 file: runs 00:54:40]


Episode 387: Confronting male violence, Bill Murray stories, art vs. pipelines, Korean families divided & more

Episode 387: Male violence and the Toronto van attack, BIll Murray crashes the party, using art to stop pipelines, chronicling Vancouver's Chinatown, Canada's oldest independent record store shuts its doors, Korean families divided by war and more.

Download Episode 387: Confronting male violence, Bill Murray stories, art vs. pipelines, Korean families divided & more
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