Because News-logo

Because News

CBC

Host Gavin Crawford and a hilarious panel of smart alecks parody the news of the week, discussing the breaking stories Canadians cared about, the ones they didn’t - but probably should have.

Host Gavin Crawford and a hilarious panel of smart alecks parody the news of the week, discussing the breaking stories Canadians cared about, the ones they didn’t - but probably should have.
More Information

Location:

Toronto, ON

Networks:

CBC

Description:

Host Gavin Crawford and a hilarious panel of smart alecks parody the news of the week, discussing the breaking stories Canadians cared about, the ones they didn’t - but probably should have.

Language:

English


Episodes

Members Only: Gavin's raccoon impression

6/20/2018
More
We cut this raccoon round from last week's show

Duration:00:07:20

Comedian Alice Moran takes the news quiz

6/15/2018
More
Tom Howell, Anand Rajaram and Alice Moran take the news quiz with Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:27:26

Members only: Tom Howell pays Gavin a visit

6/13/2018
More
Gavin and Tom issue a correction

Duration:00:06:12

The Debaters' Steve Patterson takes the news quiz

6/8/2018
More
Gavin Crawford hosts, with Jesse Wente, Ashley Botting and Steve Patterson, from CBC's The Debaters

Duration:00:27:31

Members Only: Ontario election quiz

6/6/2018
More
Gavin and last week's panel take on the Ontario election

Duration:00:08:40

Comedian Bruce McCulloch takes the news quiz

6/1/2018
More
Kid in the Hall Bruce McCulloch joins Kris Siddiqi, Ann Pornel and host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:27:32

Members Only: more Scott Thompson!

5/30/2018
More
This round was cut from last week's show.

Duration:00:07:04

Comedian Scott Thompson takes the news quiz

5/25/2018
More
Kid in the Hall Scott Thompson, Ali Hassan and Rebecca Northan take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:27:24

Members Only: Gavin reacts to the screaming lynx

5/23/2018
More
The producers play clips, Gavin reacts

Duration:00:08:21

Best of Because News: May 19, 2018

5/18/2018
More
Featuring fan favourites Kris Siddiqi, Candy Palmater and Grace Lynn Kung. Along with special guests Emma Hunter and Miguel Rivas from The Beaverton, and opera star Ben Heppner.

Duration:00:27:24

Members Only: Mother's Day quiz

5/16/2018
More
This round was cut for time from last week's show

Duration:00:09:44

News quiz: May 12, 2018

5/11/2018
More
Kim's Convenience star Andrew Phung joins Martha Chaves and Tom Howell. Gavin Crawford hosts.

Duration:00:27:20

Members Only: how we pick the winner?

5/9/2018
More
Does the smartest person win? Or the funniest?

Duration:00:11:07

News quiz: May 5, 2018

5/4/2018
More
Baroness von Sketch Show's Carolyn Taylor, Tom Howell and Kris Siddiqi take the news quiz.

Duration:00:27:24

Members Only: Gavin's Australian accent

5/2/2018
More
Gavin and the panel show off their Australian accents

Duration:00:11:11

News quiz: April 28, 2018

4/27/2018
More
Grace Lynn Kung, Miguel Rivas and Andy Cheng take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:27:38

Members Only: LEAKED! Because News rehearsal tape

4/25/2018
More
We rehearse the show two hours before the audience arrives. Recording engineer Greg DeClute takes the quiz

Duration:00:10:10

News quiz: April 21, 2018

4/20/2018
More
Kris Siddiqi, Ashley Botting and Martha Chaves take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:28:21

Members Only: sneak peek at Canada Day show

4/18/2018
More
Listen to part of our Canada Day show before the rest of Canada can

Duration:00:10:32

News quiz: April 14, 2018

4/13/2018
More
Opera star Ben Heppner, Martha Chaves and Tom Howell take the news quiz with Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:28:17