Jest The News
David Cooper is hosting the Late Showgram and it's time for Jest The News, as we take a look at some of the lighter stories of the week, with with Toronto-based comedians Dave Martin and Simon Rakoff
Guests: Melissa Lantsman, MP for Thornhill, Queen's Park Bureau Chief at the Toronto Star, Robert Benzie and Richard Crouse, host of the podcast Last Call with Richard Crouse.
Evan Solomon speaks with Ben Crawford, a parent from Cincinnati, who is under fire for allowing his six-year-old son to run a full marathon alongside his family. On today's show: Robert Benzie, Queen's Park Bureau Chief for the Toronto Star, on the key highlights from the Ontario leader's debate. Cindy Clegg, organizer of the ‘Save Juno Beach' campaign, provides a big update on the efforts to stop a proposed condo development from being built on Juno Beach. We play Evan's full conversation with Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown on the mass shooting at a supermarket. Prince Charles and Camilla are in St. John's to kick off their Canadian tour. We carry live coverage of their visit. Ben Crawford, who is defending his decision to allow his 6-year-old son to run a marathon.
David Cooper is hosting the Late Showgram. Today's call in topic: What did you get away with? What’s your secret? Have you been sitting on this one for a while, call us, confess, it'll be cathartic. What things have you gotten away with that you're proud of? Maybe you fought the law and you won, or maybe it was the cookies in the cookie jar. Whatever it was, what did you get away with?