Jim Richards Showgram
JR July 22 Podcast07/22/14
The Great Debate: Streetcars vs Buses? What would you do with $500,000? Ontario has spent it on a new LCBO logo that doesn’t look that different... Should we be allowed to pay blood and plasma donor’s? Ontario’s health minister says NO.
JR July 21 Podcast
What would you do? Purse snatching victim says she screamed for help, but no one in a crowded mall came to her aid. Should you start drinking at home with your kids before they reach the legal age? Have we accepted sexual harassment as the norm? U.S....
JR July 18 Podcast
*Edward Keenan fills in for Jim* Edward first takes calls from listeners about Toronto's bylaw officers cracking down on fining the owners of off-leash dogs. In relation to the Malaysian Airlines tragedy, Edward is later joined by Dr. Ian Shulman, a...
JR July 17 Podcast
*Edward Keenan fills in for Jim* Edward first addresses whether or not we're ready for unisex washrooms as a regular thing. He speaks with former politician and political commentator Sheila Copps about the word "bitch", and who recently came under...
JR July 16 Podcast
Today Ed Keenan tells us what happened when he saw a woman expose herself to him on the subway and we hear about the worst customer service call ever.
JR July 15 Podcast
The turtle population in Southern Ontario is endangered- and the reason why is disturbing. How you can help your colleagues during Ramadan. Another case of a Toronto parent leaving their infant in a hot car. At what point should Children’s Aid get...
JR July 14 Podcast
Is the death of another animal at the Calgary Stampede enough to convince you that animals shouldn’t be used for entertainment purposes? Why even the most right-wing among you might feel for a Toronto business owner who is about to be deported from...
JR July 11 Podcast
One longshot mayoral candidate says if he’s elected, all frontline police officers will be equipped with lapel cameras. Find out why one woman entered into a ‘pre-pregnancy contract’ with her husband! Hamilton’s real estate market is hot hot hot !
JR July 10 Podcast
Would you resist sending your kid to a playdate at the home of a single dad? Should Jim avoid sandals because of his feet? Who is actually calling the CRTC to complain about SPAM? Union Station plaza will be named after John A Macdonald. But are you...
JR July 9 Podcast
BONUS CONTENT: Jim rants about Rob Ford's latest antics. Nineteen and on the cusp. A Toronto woman says she sees no reason to enroll her severely disabled son in a special needs school – and that the public system should be accommodating him. A group...
JR July 8 Podcast
There was a new shirtless protester today ... are they getting too close to the mayor? A skateboarder died of injuries after falling off his board on the east coast. Should we have mandatory helmets for rollerbladers and skateboarders? – And Jim wants...
JR July 7 Podcast
Is it hypocritical for professional athletes to sign sponsorship deals with companies like Coca Cola? City officials are looking at a plan which would reduce Eglinton to one lane in each direction. He was sentenced to five years in U.S. prison for...
JR July 4 Podcast
Three people injured in a riot in Mississauga. But why? Should Doug Ford be forced to apologize for his comments about autistic children? Cuts to refugee health care are slammed as ‘cruel & unusual’ by the courts. Should Toronto raise the DVP to...
JR July 3 Podcast
Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti made $80,000 from improper fundraiser, faces pay cut. B.C. will raise the speed limit on some of their highways to 120. Is it time for Ontario to follow suit? An Ottawa dad says his kids will thank him later for forcing...
JR July 2 Podcast
*Edward Keenan fills in* Are you willing to pay for news or will you continue to do everything possible to avoid it? A shirtless man takes on Rob Ford and becomes a hero around town. And is Justin Trudeau a new kind of leadership?
JR Jun 27 Podcast
Calgary doctor refuses to prescribe birth control over her moral beliefs. Rob Ford: will you buy the redemption story? Pipes with asbestos are still being used in new buildings across Canada. Should we be worried? Meet the incredible woman who has...
JR Jun 26 Podcast
If you oppose migrant workers getting full rights & permanent residency, are you a racist? Meet one man who says you might be. You likely don’t have a problem with the city installing a water meter on your property? Meet one Toronto woman who is...
JR Jun 25 Podcast
What’s with all the hysteria surrounding potential coyotes in Thornhill? Do you feel its your right to know what materials are being carried on trains that run through your neighbourhood? The Government doesn’t.
JR Jun 24 Podcast
The story about a scarred girl being kicked out of a KFC may be hoax. But should the family keep the money? Jim Richards presents: Ride-along. Whats the reason you still have a landline? Why a proposed condominium has divided the town of Thornhill....
JR Jun 23 Podcast
Should students have a job guarantee after graduation? Why the City of Toronto’s food truck licensing program has been a spectacular failure. Employment minister Jason Kenney is accused of orchestrating “a mass deportation order” of temporary foreign...
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