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Guests Week of August 25, 2014
Guests Week of August 25, 2014

Justin Trudeau, son of Pierre and current leader of the Liberal party, will be in the red chair to talk politics, marijuana, negative attack ads and more. This episode will also feature Malcolm Gladwell's defining moment.

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THE HOUR S6: Episode 41 - Stephen King & Justin Trudeau
Guests Week of August 25, 2014

On Tuesday, we'll have a visit from Yannick Bisson, he of Murdoch Mysteries, Canada’s top-rated homegrown drama. But Yannick, in his quest for world domination, is seeking to expand on that with a new project called The Adventures of Napkin Man. The Kids' CBC show is a chance for Bisson to show off some skills that we haven’t seen before.

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Yannick Bisson Talks Directing Stephen Harper On ‘Murdoch Mysteries’
GST S3: Episode 74 - Yannick Bisson
Yannick Bisson Breaks Down The Crime Fighting Teams That Handcuffed Our Hearts
Guests Week of August 25, 2014

One of Canada's most decorated authors, Margaret Atwood, contemplates some very dark things in her latest novel, MaddAddam. The final part in a trilogy which also included Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood, MaddAddam inhabits a post-plague world where the few surviving humans need to find their way. Atwood has also been commissioned to adapt The Tempest, the last play Shakespeare ever wrote. Our Thursday Panelists are Emma Hunter, Mark Forward and Arthur Simeon.

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GST S2: Episode 172 - Margaret Atwood & George R.R. Martin (Extended Interviews)
GST S2: Episode 18 - Margaret Atwood & Shawn Ashmore
GST S3: Episode 53 - Margaret Atwood
Guests Week of August 25, 2014

Commander Chris Hadfield is a retired Canadian astronaut who was the first Canadian to walk in space. He also made a viral video covering David Bowie's "Space Oddity" while circling over Earth. Down here in the muck we'll also have a segment with Steven Stamkos.

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Chris Hadfield: FULL INTERVIEW
GST S4: Episode 31 - Chris Hadfield
Guests Week of August 25, 2014

Peter Mansbridge was the first person George ever interviewed as part of the CBC. Ten seasons later the anchor of The National will be back in the red chair again. This episode will also feature a Best-Of segment looking back through George's ten seasons.

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GST Late S4: Episode 47 — Peter Mansbridge
GST S1: Episode 123 - Peter Mansbridge
Peter Mansbridge