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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.
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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

Steven Page takes the news quiz

9/14/2018
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Steven Page, Emma Hunter and Miguel Rivas take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:27:53

Members Only: Gavin calls a pastor who hated Because News

9/12/2018
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The pastor likes the show now. But he was not a fan of Season 1.

Duration:00:08:43

News quiz: NAFTA, BC weed and country music awards

9/7/2018
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Tom Howell, Kris Siddiqi and Ashley Botting take the news quiz with Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:27:51

Gavin quizzes Tom

9/5/2018
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Panellist Tom Howell joins Gavin Crawford for a one-on-one quiz.

Duration:00:11:00

Eric Peterson takes the news quiz

8/31/2018
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Season 4 is here! Gavin Crawford hosts the news quiz with Eric Peterson, Martha Chaves and Tom Howell

Duration:00:27:51

Members Only: we're baaaaaack!

8/29/2018
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Gavin and Elizabeth reveal this season's guests. Get your tickets at becausenews.ca

Duration:00:10:28

A very Canadian news quiz

6/28/2018
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For your Canada Day weekend, Because News brings you a patriotic news quiz. With host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:27:20

Members Only: meet our summer replacement

6/27/2018
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CBC's podcast Personal Best takes over our time slot this summer. Gavin talks to host Rob Norman. Members Only returns in late August.

Duration:00:08:29

Because News all-stars take the news quiz

6/22/2018
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Ashley Botting, Anand Rajaram and Rebecca Northan take this week's news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:27:24

Members Only: Gavin's raccoon impression

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

Duration:00:07:20

Comedian Alice Moran takes the news quiz

6/15/2018
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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
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Gavin and Tom issue a correction

Duration:00:06:12

The Debaters' Steve Patterson takes the news quiz

6/8/2018
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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
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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
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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
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This round was cut from last week's show.

Duration:00:07:04

Comedian Scott Thompson takes the news quiz

5/25/2018
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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
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The producers play clips, Gavin reacts

Duration:00:08:21

Best of Because News: May 19, 2018

5/18/2018
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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
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This round was cut for time from last week's show

Duration:00:09:44