Jim Richards Showgram
JR Apr 17 Podcast04/17/15
Check out the audio of an ESPN reporter berating a car impound employee (video on newstalk1010.com). She’s been suspended for a week - too harsh or not harsh ENOUGH?... Jim speaks to a former Everest College student about her petition for loan...
JR Apr 16 Podcast
We play 'JIAN or JIM'? Find out why a Toronto popstar is being accused of taking advantage of his young fanbase- by asking them to buy his CD’s. Would women appreciate ‘No Catcalling’ signs being placed around the city? The number one reason I think...
JR Apr 14 Podcast
Waiting in the rain for the Jays game….and other first world problems. If you’re the parent of a high school student, you’ll want to hear my interview with an education critic who says its time to end the practice of ‘streaming’. Find out why a...
JR Apr 13 Podcast
“They better not touch my kids” / “Not a chance” / “Who paid for this study?” / Those are some of the reactions to the suggestion that parents of Grade 8 boys begin to vaccinate their kids with the HPV vaccine. Ontario announces a plan to limit the...
JR Apr 10 Podcast
He’s 18 and never told the women he slept with he had HIV. Meet the woman who says he shouldn’t be criminally charged. I’ll play you the audio of a father who called into The Jerry Agar Show sobbing because his son is being bullied. What would you...
JR Apr 9 Podcast
An American financial forecaster has a message for Canadians: Your economy is headed off the cliff. An 18 year old Windsor girl passes away after attending a festival where alcohol was served. But why is the festival completely shutting its doors...
JR Apr 8 Podcast
Jim Richards has a message for all men: slow it down. Does Toronto do a good enough job advocating RESPONSIBLE dog ownership? One city councilor doesn’t think so. “If you say hateful things, be prepared for the consequences”- I’ll speak to a member of...
JR Apr 7 Podcast
A road rage incident involves a chainsaw. Rolling Stone is under fire for printing a false story involving a rape and we speak to a transgender woman who transitioned in the 70's in Alberta.
JR Apr 6 Podcast
Is telling your toddler they are going to jail crossing the line? She faked cancer and collected thousands in donations from family & friends. But is jail the right place for her? You’re paying upwards of $25 a day to be with your sick relative at the...
JR Apr 2 Podcast
Would you order a salad while watching your kid play hockey? An Ontario health agency thinks arena menus need a shakeup. Workers at a Windsor auto plant are left reeling after THREE nooses are left on the workstation of a black employee. Was Jim out...
JR Apr 1 Podcast
Have you ever played Do-It-Yourself-Doctor? One dad used his CAMARO to perform surgery on his son! Have you ever thought about how the waitress wearing that slinky outfit at your favourite restaurant feels? A group of Canadian women say sexy uniforms...
JR Mar 31 Podcast
Sharenting – Why do people feel the need to share everything about their kid? Imagine being discriminated because of what you’re wearing… Yorkdale mall tells construction workers not to eat lunch in the foodcourt. Girl with Cerebral Palsy denied...
JR Mar 30 Podcast
A Toronto elementary school teacher lets himself be caught on camera smoking weed- several times. His ex-girlfriend thinks he should be fired for it. Does the closure of Future Shop across Canada signify a failing economy? Should we be worried? It’s...
JR Mar 27 Podcast
How has your kid reacted to a member of ONE DIRECTION leaving the group? Which band did you mourn? A Cambridge woman says she’s fed up with being discriminated against because of her guide dog. The President of Western University- $924,000. TTC head...
JR Mar 26 Podcast
I’ll speak with a Toronto man who says he’s been kept out of various high-end establishments across the city because he wears a turban. Meet the stay-at-home mom who says working mothers shouldn’t be as glorified as they are (her words, not mine!). A...
JR Mar 25 Podcast
Orangeville mother says the presence of a 7 year old boy in a women’s changeroom is unacceptable, Prime Minister Harper is ramping up Canadian military involvement in the fight against ISIS, and what if your husband’s reaction to finding out your...
JR Mar 24 Podcast
The Park ‘N’ Fly dilemma. Why some people are no longer taking their kids to see animal attractions. Have you ever started a conversation with a homeless person? What did you find out?
JR Mar 23 Podcast
Should we mandate car owners to turn their cars in when they receive recall notices? SHOWGRAM EXCLUSIVE: Find out what happened to a Hamilton man who stepped in when he saw a man hit his girlfriend. Why are people paying $3 for bottled water??
JR Mar 20 Podcast 2
Ways you failed your driving test. You’re going to the hospital to visit your sick child and getting gouged by parking rates. The Liberals promised to fix this- but nine months later, its still a problem. Jim cannot for the life of him roll up the rim...
JR Mar 20 Podcast
Jim dives into the topics of the week with his Youth Panel.
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