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
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Episode 451: U.S. immigration courts, The Lion King, a post-Brexit video game, Johnny Clegg, development on the moon & more

Journalist Julia Preston says the U.S. immigration court system is broken, a Canadian video game imagines a post-Brexit dystopia, a conversation with the late South African superstar Johnny Clegg, why people find the new Lion King animation creepy, capitalism on the moon and more.

Download Episode 451: U.S. immigration courts, The Lion King, a post-Brexit video game, Johnny Clegg, development on the moon & more
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Episode 450: Outrage over Ottawa hotel addition, mental health-focused video games, tree planting, and more

Why people in Ottawa are upset about planned changes to the iconic Château Laurier, top publishers lean into video games about mental health, how planting one trillion trees to stop climate change might work and more.

Download Episode 450: Outrage over Ottawa hotel addition, mental health-focused video games, tree planting, and more
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Episode 449: Protecting Hong Kong assets, Women's World Cup, Seinfeld set designer, gaming fake news and more

Why people in Hong Kong are considering moving assets offshore, players' fight for equality draws fans to the FIFA Women's World Cup, Seinfeld's set designer celebrates the show's 30th anniversary, a game that teaches how to spot fake news by making your own and more.

Download Episode 449: Protecting Hong Kong assets, Women's World Cup, Seinfeld set designer, gaming fake news and more
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Episode 448: Detained migrant children, resident orcas, Stranger Things, Stonewall at 50 and more

How a 35-year-old immigration case shapes the fate of migrant children today, Canada's pea industry could cash in on alternative meat, West Coast resident orcas are late and that's a problem, Finn Wolfhard on Stranger Things Season 3, the enduring importance of the Stonewall Inn for the LGBT movement and more.

Download Episode 448: Detained migrant children, resident orcas, Stranger Things, Stonewall at 50 and more
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Episode 447: Trans Mountain's tank farm, Facebook's cryptocurrency, corporate Pride, gig economy matchmakers and more

Living on top of Trans Mountain's tank farm, Facebook proposes a global currency, corporations embrace Pride and not everyone is GLAAD, Love Island comes to Canada, online dating spawns a gig economy of matchmakers, a workplace comedy set in an abortion clinic and more.

Download Episode 447: Trans Mountain's tank farm, Facebook's cryptocurrency, corporate Pride, gig economy matchmakers and more
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Episode 446: Raptors dreams, a Zuckerberg deep fake, Bruce Cockburn on MMIWG, video game streaming, summer reads and more

Canadians' strangest dreams about the Raptors' epic NBA championship run, what a viral deepfake video of Mark Zuckerberg reveals about the data economy, Bruce Cockburn on the MMIWG inquiry's final report, the future of video game streaming, this year's top summer reads and more.

Download Episode 446: Raptors dreams, a Zuckerberg deep fake, Bruce Cockburn on MMIWG, video game streaming, summer reads and more
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Episode 445: Ryan McMahon on MMIWG, NBA lessons for the NHL, Daniel Dale, fixing DeLoreans, HBO's Chernobyl and more

Ryan McMahon on genocide, racism and the MMIWG report, what the NHL can learn from this year's NBA Finals, Daniel Dale on fact-checking Trump full time, why HBO's hit show Chernobyl resonates in a post-truth era, Canada's DeLorean repairman, why Kabul's air is more deadly than the war in Afghanistan and more.

Download Episode 445: Ryan McMahon on MMIWG, NBA lessons for the NHL, Daniel Dale, fixing DeLoreans, HBO's Chernobyl and more
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Episode 444: Raptors name game, Impeach-o-Meter, regulating tech companies, Black Mirror, song of the summer and more

How the Toronto Raptors got their name, the Impeach-o-Meter returns, legislators turn up the heat on big tech, what Black Mirror has to say about the future, the San Francisco Giants' original Ball Dudette, our music panel predicts the song of the summer and more.

Download Episode 444: Raptors name game, Impeach-o-Meter, regulating tech companies, Black Mirror, song of the summer and more
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Episode 443: Abandoning the People's Party, Drake gets dragged, Postmedia's politics, milkshaking, High Cuisine and more

Why a former People's Party organizer is cutting ties, Raptors fans' love-hate relationship with Drake, what Postmedia's 'energy war room' pitch means for journalism, the political power of milkshaking, how the TV show Cops distorts policing, High Cuisine takes edibles to a whole new level and more.

Download Episode 443: Abandoning the People's Party, Drake gets dragged, Postmedia's politics, milkshaking, High Cuisine and more
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Episode 442: Canada's anti-abortion movement, kids named Khaleesi, Israel's cybersecurity sector, Rita Chiarelli and more

How Canada's anti-abortion movement is getting mobilized, talking to kids named Khaleesi about Game of Thrones' awkward final season, the Israeli cyber-security company being tied to the WhatsApp hack, Jack Dorsey's Silicon Valley diet, how an optometrist got caught up in a facial recognition experiment, Rita Chiarelli and more.

Download Episode 442: Canada's anti-abortion movement, kids named Khaleesi, Israel's cybersecurity sector, Rita Chiarelli and more
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Episode 441: Gig economy workers unite, Trump's billion-dollar con, Hatari vs. Eurovision, Ramadan in Xinjiang and more

Foodora bike couriers organize amidst Uber protests, how Trump made the Forbes 400 despite $1 billion in losses, the Day 6 Impeach-O-Meter, Iceland's hater band Hatari crashes Eurovision, persecuted Uighurs remember Ramadan in Xinjiang, Joshua Ferguson on the fight for trans rights and more.

Download Episode 441: Gig economy workers unite, Trump's billion-dollar con, Hatari vs. Eurovision, Ramadan in Xinjiang and more
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Episode 440: Venezuela's would-be presidents, Alien: the school play, women's football, stalkerware, After Parkland & more

Why Venezuela may actually have three prospective presidents, how a high school's production of Alien charmed Sigourney Weaver, the growing popularity of women's tackle football in Canada, Eva Galperin's fight to stamp out stalkerware, shooting survivors speak out in After Parkland and more.

Download Episode 440: Venezuela's would-be presidents, Alien: the school play, women's football, stalkerware, After Parkland & more
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Episode 439: Canada's flood map failures, Jeopardy's new champ, so long Payless shoes and more

Why many Canadians don't know if their homes are in high-risk flood zones, how James Holzhauer conquered Jeopardy, bidding farewell to Payless ShoeSource, the origin story of Who Let the Dogs Out, the far-right is back in Spain, why decommissioned subway cars make great ocean reefs and more.

Download Episode 439: Canada's flood map failures, Jeopardy's new champ, so long Payless shoes and more
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Episode 438: Mueller report, Impeach-O-Meter, Kenney and climate change, Avengers fan theories, Parkinson's Chorus and more

How the Mueller report challenges Trump's exoneration claims, weighing climate risk in Jason Kenney's Alberta, predicting the ending of Avengers: Endgame, Bellingcat's civilian investigators report on Yemen, choir therapy for Parkinson's patients and more.

Download Episode 438: Mueller report, Impeach-O-Meter, Kenney and climate change, Avengers fan theories, Parkinson's Chorus and more
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Episode 437: Assange arrested, the Brexit whistleblower, Game of Thrones' composer, celebrating fan fiction and more

Julian Assange and press freedom, the Vote Leave campaign staffer turned whistleblower, Game of Thrones composer Ramin Djawadi, paying taxes in bitcoin in Innisfil, Ont., the black hole in Intestellar, fan fiction gets a Hugo nomination, and more.

Download Episode 437: Assange arrested, the Brexit whistleblower, Game of Thrones' composer, celebrating fan fiction and more
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Episode 436: Shell backs a carbon tax, Amsterdam benefits from Brexit, Veep's Jonah Ryan, Canada's dwindling caribou & more

Why Royal Dutch Shell supports carbon pricing, how Amsterdam benefits from Brexit, Veep actor Timothy Simon's top five Jonah Ryan moments, Benjamin Netanyahu's big bet on populist politics, Canada's dwindling caribou herds, measles in Madagascar and more.

Download Episode 436: Shell backs a carbon tax, Amsterdam benefits from Brexit, Veep's Jonah Ryan, Canada's dwindling caribou & more
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Episode 435: Venezuela media censorship, Impeach-O-Meter, Supreme Court nomination leaks, horror movie hype and more

Venezuelans face news blackouts alongside electricity outages, the return of the Impeach-O-Meter, the dangers of Supreme Court nomination leaks, Jordan Peele's Us gets a film critic to face her fear of horror flicks, why podcasting could be headed for a bubble and more.

Download Episode 435: Venezuela media censorship, Impeach-O-Meter, Supreme Court nomination leaks, horror movie hype and more
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Episode 434: Mueller report, saving lives in Mozambique, New Zealand's haka, Myspace megafail, Cory Doctorow and more

Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference delivered, Mozambique park rangers launch a rescue operation after Cyclone Idai, the story of New Zealand's haka dance, mind-controlled drones in Edmonton, what the loss of 50 million MySpace songs means for hip hop, Cory Doctorow and Tim Maughan on dystopian sci-fi and more.

Download Episode 434: Mueller report, saving lives in Mozambique, New Zealand's haka, Myspace megafail, Cory Doctorow and more
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Episode 433: New Zealand mosque attack, Boeing's market pressures, surviving Game of Thrones, Putin's internet and more

A deadly mosque attack in Christchurch, N.Z., the origin story of the Boeing 737 Max, Brexit distracts British MPs from the rise of facial recognition technology, turning the tables on Tucker Carlson, Russian Roulette: Game of Thrones edition and Putin's plan to lock down the internet.

Download Episode 433: New Zealand mosque attack, Boeing's market pressures, surviving Game of Thrones, Putin's internet and more
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Episode 432: Brexit and a united Ireland, Captain Marvel fans take flight, the cost of baldness and more

Brexit talks have sparked calls for a united Ireland, Captain Marvel fans celebrate the launch of the new movie, why no one should be surprised when diverse politicians express diverse opinions, why everyone's writing contemporaneous notes, a study suggests men are willing to pay a fortune for more hair, and the Michael Jackson jukebox musical lives on.

Download Episode 432: Brexit and a united Ireland, Captain Marvel fans take flight, the cost of baldness and more
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Jody Wilson-Raybould's next move, the Impeach-o-Meter returns, vaccine skeptics, Olympic breakdancing and more

Jody Wilson-Raybould vs. business as usual, the return of the Impeach-o-Meter, why doctors should listen to vaccine-skeptic patients, breakdancing heads to The Olympics, Silicon Valley's ties to the U.S. military, the Jesus-themed comic that was too much for DC Comics and more.

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Episode 430: SNC-Lavalin in court, revisionist Oscars, Elliott Abrams, Google-built cities, RuPaul and more

Why prosecuting former SNC-Lavalin executives is so difficult, the best pictures that didn't win Best Picture, what Elliott Abrams' return means for Venezuela, the potential pitfalls of Google-built cities, RuPaul takes drag mainstream and more.

Download Episode 430: SNC-Lavalin in court, revisionist Oscars, Elliott Abrams, Google-built cities, RuPaul and more
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Episode 429: SNC-Lavalin's lobbying, professional axe throwing, virtual real estate, Lorena Bobbitt and more

What SNC-Lavalin's lobbying reveals about corporate influence in Canada, why it took The Wife's screenwriter 14 years to get the film made, how to live safely alongside polar bears, the future of professional axe throwing, revisiting Lorena Bobbitt's story in the #MeToo era, buying virtual real estate and more.

Download Episode 429: SNC-Lavalin's lobbying, professional axe throwing, virtual real estate, Lorena Bobbitt and more
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Episode 428: Bissonnette's sentence, art forgery, K-Pop at the Grammys, LeoList & human trafficking and more

How Alexandre Bissonnette's sentence might fuel Canada's far-right, how Eric Hebborn punked the art world, K-Pop goes to the Grammys, allegations of human trafficking on LeoList, Empty Planet authors say overpopulation is a myth, Brave New Waves at 35 and more.

Download Episode 428: Bissonnette's sentence, art forgery, K-Pop at the Grammys, LeoList & human trafficking and more
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Episode 427: McArthur pleads guilty, Quebec tofu shortage, Huawei indictments, youth climate strikes and more.

Community members and victims' friends react to Bruce McArthur's guilty plea, the Veganuary crowd may have eaten all of Quebec's tofu, a look back at Tom Brady's unprecedented career, why Huawei may thrive despite 13 U.S. indictments, an Italian town goes silent for the Stradivarius, Canadian youth go on strike for climate change and more.

Download Episode 427: McArthur pleads guilty, Quebec tofu shortage, Huawei indictments, youth climate strikes and more.
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Episode 426: Standoff in Venezuela, bankrupt by climate change, Resident Evil 2, Don Shirley and more

Duelling presidents in Venezuela, Resident Evil 2 gets a remake, border walls and butterflies, climate change causes bankruptcy, that time Don Shirley came to Hamilton, On., #CaptainMarvelChallenge and more.

Download Episode 426: Standoff in Venezuela, bankrupt by climate change, Resident Evil 2, Don Shirley and more
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