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All in a Day is music, news, current affairs, culture, theatre, movies, politics, history, humour and conversation, all wrapped up in an engaging and entertaining package.

All in a Day is music, news, current affairs, culture, theatre, movies, politics, history, humour and conversation, all wrapped up in an engaging and entertaining package.
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Ottawa, ON

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CBC

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All in a Day is music, news, current affairs, culture, theatre, movies, politics, history, humour and conversation, all wrapped up in an engaging and entertaining package.

Language:

English

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All in a Day P.O. Box 3220, Station C Ottawa, ON K1Y 1E4 613-288-6519


Episodes

The Best of All in a Day, Nov 16, 2018: "Expressions of Muslim Women"

11/16/2018
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It started off from an inspiring email. Now, the Expressions of Muslim Women is celebrating ten years of showcasing the artistic talents of women in the Ottawa area. We go down the memory lane with two co-founders of the group.

Duration:00:11:21

The Best of All in a Day, Nov 15, 2018: "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang"

11/15/2018
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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang flies into Centrepointe tomorrow. We meet the two singing and dancing young actors behind Jeremy and Jemima Potts.

Duration:00:10:39

The Best of All In a Day, Nov 14, 2018: "Chasing Champions"

11/14/2018
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Sam Langford has been described as the greatest fighter almost nobody knows. But a new play at the NAC flashes back to the early 1900s to change that. Both the creator/lead actor and director of Chasing Champions joined Alan in studio.

Duration:00:13:28

The Best of All in a Day, Nov 12, 2018 "U Ottawa Gee Gees women win national soccer championships"

11/12/2018
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Two players from University of Ottawa's women's squad slid into studio to talk about winning the national championship.

Duration:00:13:04

The Best of All In a Day, Nov 8, 2018 "Rick Mercer"

11/8/2018
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Rick Mercer has always been ready to rant about what drives him crazy, over the last 15 years of the Rick Mercer Report. Now, he's compiled those rants in the book "Final Report."

Duration:00:15:26

The Best of All in a Day, Nov 7, 2018: "Chef Joe Thottungal's new restaurant Thali"

11/7/2018
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The chef behind Coconut Lagoon will open a new restaurant later this month. Thali will serve up a platters that combines an old Hindu cultural tradition with modern, local flavours. Joe Thottungal joined Alan in studio with a sample of his thali spread.

Duration:00:12:35

The Best of All in a Day, Nov 5, 2018: "Vision Jasmine wins Crime Prevention Ottawa Award"

11/5/2018
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How one Ottawa neighbourhood drove out the drug dealers -- using basketball nets, movie nights and barbecues. We meet two people behind Vision Jasmine as they get ready to pick up a crime prevention award tonight.

Duration:00:11:07

The Best of All in a Day, Nov 2, 2018: "20th Anniversary of the Wabano Aboriginal Health Centre"

11/2/2018
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It's been twenty years since the Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health first opened its doors to indigenous people in Ottawa.The executive director of the centre joined us for some reflections

Duration:00:17:54

The Best of All in a Day, Nov 1, 2018: "They Might Be Giants"

11/1/2018
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They hit the Bronson Centre tonight, on this their 36th year of making music. Our chat with American alternative rock band, They Might Be Giants.

Duration:00:16:48

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 31, 2018: "Ottawa Police's newest recruit - West"

10/31/2018
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He's one of the newest hires by the Ottawa Police -- whose job isn't really to serve and protect...but rather to comfort. We meet West, the furry four-legged recruit, and his handler.

Duration:00:10:06

The Best of All in a Day,Oct 30, 2018: "Social Media Ads Targeting Kids"

10/30/2018
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Your kids' favourite social media platforms might be selling more than just entertainment. We hear how big food and beverage companies are doing their marketing, on kids' gadgets.

Duration:00:12:16

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 29, 2018" "Iain Reid's Foe"

10/29/2018
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A couple on an isolated farm. An uninvited guest. Unexpected consequences. Iain Reid's latest book delves into both the creepy unexplained and the boringly mundane. He joins me ahead of his Writersfest appearance.

Duration:00:14:57

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 26, 2018: "Patrick deWitt's French Exit"

10/26/2018
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He calls it a "tragedy of manners." Patrick deWitt's book French Exit is both delightful -- and dark. He stopped by before his sold-out Writersfest appearance.

Duration:00:12:41

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 25, 2018: "Ian Rankin's In A House of Lies"

10/25/2018
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The return of Rebus, Siobhan Clarke, and Cafferty: Ian Rankin's best-selling crime novel series continues, and the Scottish writer returns to Ottawa for Writersfest. We chatted with him at the first of two events he's doing in the city.

Duration:00:18:40

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 24, 2018: "FoodWorks' corn fritters"

10/24/2018
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The youth from the FoodWorks social enterprise are taking over the kitchen at Oz Kafe on October 29th. Chef Bruce Wood and employee Kay joined Alan in Studio 12 with one of the dishes on the menu -- corn fritters.

Duration:00:14:07

The Best of All in a Day Oct 23 2018: Introducing OCDSB's new trustees

10/23/2018
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The three new faces on the Ottawa public school board -- Lyra Evans, Jennifer Jennekens and Wendy Hough -- discuss their priorities.

Duration:00:13:48

The Best of All in a Day Oct 22 2018: A kicker and his punter set a world record

10/22/2018
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The Ottawa Redblacks' place kicker Lewis Ward has just set the WORLD record for consecutive field goals. He and punter Richie Leone talk about the secrets behind such consistency.

Duration:00:12:02

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 18, 2018: "The Fix: Byward Market after dark"

10/18/2018
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For one All in a Day listener, living in the Byward Market can be disturbing. In our election series, The Fix, we ask the candidates of Rideau-Vanier how to bring back the neighbourhood feeling in the market.

Duration:00:16:22

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 17, 2018: "Out of Old Ontario Kitchens"

10/17/2018
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In her new cookbook Out of Old Ontario Kitchens, Lindy Mechefske digs up recipes commonly used in households from the early 1800s to the mid-1950. She joined Alan in studio to share a recipe for Dried Apple Cake.

Duration:00:13:16

The Best of All in a Day, Oct 16, 2018: "RICKY SKAGGS"

10/16/2018
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The guy who has more Grammys, IBMAs and Country Music Awards on his mantle than most will probably ever dream of, and has travelled the musical spectrum of country pop to old time bluegrass; Ricky Skaggs is in Ottawa tomorrow. He joins us from the road in this episode.

Duration:00:15:43