Jim Richards Showgram
JR Jan 30 Podcast01/30/15
What did you do that almost gave your parents a heart attack? A horrific murder is committed in your neighbourhood. Would you voluntarily offer a blood sample to clear your name? It was a call that shocked me. I want to revisit Showgram listener...
JR Jan 29 Podcast
Jim Richards Showgram January 29, 2015. Newstalk 1010, Toronto.
JR Jan 28 Podcast
Keep your shoes on in my house. Is your retirement plan to pack up and move to the boonies? Police officers. Paramedics. We know the crucial work they do in saving lives. But what happens after they go home from the scene of a crime? Hear two front...
JR Jan 27 Podcast
You’ve heard the allegations of abuse and neglect. I’ll speak to a former Marineland trainer who’ll tell us if new rules announced today will make a difference in how Marineland treats its animals. Do you WANT your child’s teacher to take away their...
JR Jan 26 Podcast
Thermostat Wars. Will you risk three demerit points and a $110 fine to use special HOV lanes set aside for Pan Am officials? 1 out of 8 people regret the name they chose for their kids
JR Jan 23 Podcast
Up to eight dogs in one Toronto apartment. Is this animal cruelty? A Vancouver woman says Canadian airport screenings go too far after she’s forced to show her son’s cremated ashes. Do you have a neighbor who calls the city to complain about...
JR Jan 22a Podcast
The provincial conservatives have launched a petition against the Ontario carbon tax. But will it be enough to stop it? There’s a boycott of beer cans going in Toronto- and you’re going to want to know about it. Moore in the Morning contributor Andrew...
JR Jan 21 Podcast
Do you know someone who HAS a driver’s license- but REFUSES to drive on highways or major roads? Comedian Howie Mandel says he’s been made fun of for having Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Can you relate? The Ikea Monkey’s former owner now has two new...
JR Jan 20 Podcast
Do your female colleagues shy away from speaking up in meetings? Are their opinions only valid when men agree? I’ll tell you about a Canadian who wants you to consider ‘affirmative action’ when it comes to who’s allowed to speak. What’s keeping you as...
JR Jan 19 Podcast
Does the hit movie American Sniper glorify something that is cowardly? They have a combined income of $450,000. And they say they can’t afford their home. The Toronto couple that have everyone talking. Are too many Canadian prisoners put in solitary...
JR Jan 15 Podcast
Should a phone wedged between your ear and shoulder be considered hands-free driving? ALL SALES ARE FINAL: Should stores be doing a better job of alerting customers to the fine print? Why I have a problem with the government dedicating a day to Pope...
JR Jan 14 Podcast
Some call him a bigot. A professional agitator. Others view him as just exercising his rights to free speech. Find out what he’s doing this Sunday at Yonge & Bloor. She ran a prostitution ring when she was 15 years old. But she’ll serve time in an...
JR Jan 13 Podcast
71- year old Jimmy Page is dating a 25 year old woman. I’ll tell you why I DON’T think its perverse. After years of delays, a carbon tax is set to arrive. What is it and how will it affect your bottom line? Three teens went for a bike ride on a...
JR Jan 12 Podcast
A Newmarket woman has been found guilty of giving illegal buttock injections. Ladies, have you ever had some work done that you’ve regretted? She was sentenced to 90 days in jail after braking for two ducks on a highway led to two deaths. But now...
JR Jan 9 Podcast
Is it nitpicking to criticize councilors for having a luncheon with wine- that cost Durham taxpayers $15,000? Do Canadians feel that they are being worked into a hysteria over security fears- or is it legitimate?
JR Jan 8 Podcast
Should the Dalhousie dental students be named to protect future patients? I’ll tell you what a California father did for his 18 year old’s birthday that got him arrested. Why the ‘Je Suis Charlie’ movement is being criticized as feeding into racism...
JR Jan 7 Podcast
I don’t care that its minus 17 Your kids’ recess shouldn't be cancelled! ‘Canada’s Worst Pedophile’ moves to Toronto after his release from jail yesterday. Do you feel safe knowing he has to check in with police once a week? Meet the woman who says...
JR Jan 6 Podcast
Premier Wynne says she won’t be attending Bill Cosby’s performances across Ontario this week. .Will you? NewsTalk 1010 Exclusive: Police Chief Blair orders carding to stop. Should helmets while tobogganing be mandated?
JR Jan 5 Podcast
I’ll speak with a local police officer who flew to New York City over the weekend- and turned his back on the mayor of New York during a funeral. Why two major airlines are suing a 22-year old for ‘endangering’ their business- and why HE won’t back...
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