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'Air Farce' looks to the past and present for Canada Day 150 laughs
Original cast member Don Ferguson looks back on the troupe's 44-year history: 'We didn't have a mission or a plan or a theory. We wanted to make ourselves laugh and find a way to share what we found funny with other people.'
One-on-one with Global National anchor Dawna Friesen
The Winnipeg-born journalist talks candidly about sexism, news bloopers, and the fine line between family and work
Inside the mind of Canadian radio's most important executive
A one-on-one conversation with Susan Marjetti, CBC's executive director of Radio and Audio
Can Bill Nye really save the world?
Research shows science programs mostly preach to the converted. How can these shows reach new audiences?
What’s behind TV bingeing’s bad rap?
Don't listen to the headlines linking binge watching to depression and loneliness. It can be a positive experience
'The X-Files' returns for 10 more episodes
The truth is still out there, as The X-Files returns for another 10-episode run. Fox is calling the second chapter…
Chris Brown named new CBC Moscow correspondent
Veteran Vancouver-based CBC reporter Chris Brown is being named the public broadcaster’s correspondent in their new Moscow Bureau. Brown will…
Tay Zonday talks 'Chocolate Rain' on its 10th anniversary
His odd, but earnest music video went viral and became the source of many, many memes. What's life like for Tay today?
Canadian hitmakers Wild Strawberries get deep
'90s pop-rock radio duo thoughtfully evolve in their latest album, 'Vesper 50'
This week in Canadian pop culture history: Queen Elizabeth II's birth, Sun News Network launch
April 17 Lester B. PearsonNational Film Board of Canada / Library and Archives Canada 1967Prime Minister Lester Pearson announced the…
Apple Music picks up George Stromboulopoulos concert series
George Stroumboulopoulos is teaming up with Apple Music to present House of Strombo, a 10-episode concert series available to stream…
Meet two people who invisibly influence the future of CBC
CBC union presidents Kam Rao and Jonathan Spence are presenting opinions from the public broadcaster's workers to decision makers
Alysha Brilla is out to change the world, one song at a time
Waterloo, Ontario-based musician releasing new album in the fall, touring internationally
You're rehired! 'The Boss Baby' tops weekend box office
The Boss Baby tops the North American box office for a second weekend with $26.3 million, again edging out Beauty and the Beast
Can VR reignite journalism in the digital age?
Toronto journalist Saleem Khan shares how immersive experiences will open up new storytelling opportunities
Gay Canadians who came out later in their careers
Barry Manilow isn't the only celeb to delay announcing their sexuality (long) after finding success
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