The Late Showgram with Jim Richards

Jim Richards

Tired of all the professional talk show opinions about the news of the world?  Looking for a different take?  Well than you've found the right place.  Listen as host, writer, and political commentator Jim Richards takes Canadians through the news and social issues of the day.

  • What was your Worst Job

    David Cooper is in for a vacationing Jim Richards. We take your calls on the worst jobs you have had.
  • Would You Rather; Introducing David Roth

    David Cooper is filling in for a vacationing Jim Richards. The Showgram continued to take calls on your worst jobs. David Roth is an advertising copywriter/creative director, author, stand-up comedian, comedy writer, and comedy producer. He joins David and the Showgram and tells us about his career and new book.
  • Meet Scott Whittle

    David Cooper is in for a vacationing Jim Richards. The Showgram gives you the behind the scenes look at a birding. Scott Whittle is a Birder, Photographer and Author.
  • Scott Whittle; CC Whittle; Yes or BS Game

    David Cooper the professional radio broadcaster, is filling in for Jim Richards. Our conversation with Birder Scott Whittle continues. Later David invites CC Whittle to the show! It's time for a new game - Yes or BS!
  • Dopplegangers; Olympic Fact Or Fiction; Embarrassed to Buy

    Jim talks about people who tell him what famous people he looks like Olympic Fact or Fiction game. What things are you too embarrassed to purchase?
  • Father my Baby; Things I Wish I Enjoyed More and Tokyo DJ Kamasami Kong

    David Cooper's friend and funny lady Tracy stays on and surprises her boyfriend by telling him she wants him to father her baby. Find out whether he likes the idea. David and Jim discuss favourite quotes and more interesting quiz questions. Jim goes through a list of things he wishes he enjoyed more and then reads listener texts on the topic. Roller Coasters anyone?! We speak to legendary Tokyo DJ Kamasami Kong!
  • Jest the News, The Feels and the Richard Crouse Movie Game

    Jest the news where Jim and friends find funny news stories to talk about and satirize. This week Dave Martin and Rebecca Reeds join the Showgram The Feels - the stories that will pull on the heart strings. Richard Crouse's Movie game where we guess what rating our favourite movie critic and expert gave to these films.  
  • Pay It Forward; Style Maturity; Is This Interesting? Who Decided that was safe to eat?

    Jim tells a story about Paying it forward at the drive-thru Research says that men reach style maturity at 30; Agree or disagree? Is this Olympic fact interesting? Who experimented to decide which foods were safe to eat or delicious?
  • Jim Muses the News; David Cooper Winging It

    Jim Muses the news including the coverage encampment evictions of city parks David Cooper joins the show and he is armed with topics to wing. "What dangerous hobbies do you have?" turns into a discussion about cycling. We find out how Jim puts on his socks and shoes... 
  • Miranda Calls In; It's Funny When It Doesn't Happen to You; Being Caught Naked

    David Cooper and Jim Richards riff on a few more topics when David's partner Miranda calls in to applaud Jim and give some advice. What is funny unless it happens to you? Have you ever been caught naked?