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The Shift With Drex

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Justin “Drex” Wilcomes brings his unique off-the-cuff personality, no-holds barred interview style and witty candor to Canadians in seven markets from Vancouver to Toronto with his new talk show, The Shift with Drex. The Shift is your late-night destination for lively conversation. Justin “Drex” Wilcomes offers a fresh perspective on the headlines that have Canadians talking. The Shift is about your calls and your stories – custom-made for radio listeners in Calgary and across the nation.

Justin “Drex” Wilcomes brings his unique off-the-cuff personality, no-holds barred interview style and witty candor to Canadians in seven markets from Vancouver to Toronto with his new talk show, The Shift with Drex. The Shift is your late-night destination for lively conversation. Justin “Drex” Wilcomes offers a fresh perspective on the headlines that have Canadians talking. The Shift is about your calls and your stories – custom-made for radio listeners in Calgary and across the nation.
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London, ON

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Justin “Drex” Wilcomes brings his unique off-the-cuff personality, no-holds barred interview style and witty candor to Canadians in seven markets from Vancouver to Toronto with his new talk show, The Shift with Drex. The Shift is your late-night destination for lively conversation. Justin “Drex” Wilcomes offers a fresh perspective on the headlines that have Canadians talking. The Shift is about your calls and your stories – custom-made for radio listeners in Calgary and across the nation.

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English


Episodes

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 13

7/13/2018
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The #1 ranked competitive eating champion Joey "Jaws" Chestnut set a record after eating 74 hot dogs to claim the Mustard Belt at Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest. He joins us on the Shift to talk about his next competition: The first-ever Vaughan Pizza Fest International Pizza-Eating Championship. And a new bylaw passed in Fort McMurray, AB has banned smoking anything...weed, cigarettes, etc. We take this issue to our Shift listeners. Plus a dose of the Final...

Duration:00:23:31

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 12

7/12/2018
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In this episode of the Daily Podcast, we talk UFOlogy and food. We chat with Chris Rutkowski (Science Writer, UFOLOGY Research Coordinator) about the 1101 UFO sightings in Canada last year. We also have a delicious discussion with our Shift Listeners about the six things you should NOT order in restaurants. Plus the Final Meltdown! SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:30:50

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast -July 11

7/11/2018
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In this episode of the Shift Daily Podcast, we chat with Edmonton comic Sterling Scott, who was denied the ability to cash a cheque at a Money Mart. We talk about his video recording of the incident, and a statement by Money Mart. We also talk to Bob Boyle of the Brackley Drive-In in Prince Edward Island, who feels strong-armed by Disney who want his theatre to play their movies for three-week runs. He says that is not sustainable for how drive-ins work in small towns. Plus The Final...

Duration:00:35:13

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 10

7/10/2018
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Greyhound is pulling out of all Canadian routes west of Sudbury, Ontario on October 31st of this year. Over 2 million Canadians will be affected. We took a lot of calls. Plus Bob's Bits, and The Final Meltdown! SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:33:42

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 9

7/9/2018
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Panhandlers in Edmonton seem to be a growing problem, so people are being encouraged by the police to donate to charities instead of giving out change. As cannabis heads toward legalisation, the town of Osoyoos, BC is voting for a ban on government-run cannabis stores, so we chat to councillor Mike Campol. Plus Bob's Bits and The Final Meltdown! SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:38:59

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 6

7/6/2018
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Final Podcast of the week! To bad, so sad! PMJT says he feels confident that he did not act inappropriately toward a female reporter at an event in Creston, B.C. almost 20 years ago. Drex takes issue with Trudeau. Our Shift Movie Guy Steve Stebbing (@TheStevilDead) updates us on what to see (and NOT see) this weekend. Plus Bob's Bits, and The Final Meltdown! SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:37:27

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 5

7/5/2018
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Welcome to The Shift's Daily Podcast! We talked about a school district that wants to keep a list of unvaccinated kids, and we took the issue to our Shift Listeners. We also chatted with Deepak Anand (Cannabis Compliance) about fines for selling cannabis to minors. Plus a delicious world record was set by Joey "Jaws" Chestnut, who powered down 74 hot dogs and took home the coveted Mustard Belt for an 11th time. SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT...

Duration:00:38:50

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 4

7/4/2018
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Ipsos and Global News did some polling and found that if a federal election were to be held today, the Conservatives would win. BC Lion Jovan Olafioye is looking to rent a place to live for him and his family during the football season. He's not having much luck. And the story of "Mr. Reggie", a 12-year-old in Cleveland who got the police called on him for mowing the lawn. SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:31:47

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - July 3

7/3/2018
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We chatted about retaliatory tariffs, which hiked up the price of some of your favorite U.S. goods (chocolate, whisky) Also, money laundering in B.C. with former Crown Prosecutor Sandy Garossino. Plus Bob's Bits and the Final Meltdown! SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:32:10

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast June 29

6/29/2018
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Happy Canada Day! We give you our second installment of The Imbecile Index, a list of all the idiots from the week. Historica Canada did a survey that asked Canadians questions about our own history, music, sports, etc. 62% of Canadians failed the survey, so Bob quizzed Drex and Matt about Canadian trivia. SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:38:29

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - June 28

6/28/2018
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A new survey asked American citizens what they thought about famous Canadians. We thought this list was too Americanized, so we asked our Shift Listeners across the country about their favourite Canadians. Our buddy Eric Chapman (contributor, The Lynda Steele Show, CKNW) joined us to chat about cannabis legalisation and talk about the customer experience in dispensaries post-legalisation. Also Bob's Bits, and the Final Meltdown!

Duration:00:39:47

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - June 27

6/27/2018
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In our best dodgy bits from show #113, we chatted about how expensive the cost of living is in Canadian cities...Toronto and Vancouver are tied for #1. We opened up the Shift Mailbag for some of our best e-mails from the past week and we spoke to Mike Stafford of AM640 in Toronto about the D+ rating given by ParticipACTION regarding our kid's health.

Duration:00:43:40

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast -June 26

6/26/2018
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Listeners told us about their side-hustle. The 2 job. The job that helps make ends meet. Bob's child loves kids toy reviews on youtube. In the Final Meltdown, there's a big stank in the Steel City. SUBSCRIBE OR DOWNLOAD OUR DAILY PODCAST FOR ALL THE BEST BITS... GET IT ON ITUNES, GOOGLE PODCASTS, TUNE IN & STITCHER

Duration:00:36:20

The Shift With Drex Daily Podcast - June 25

6/25/2018
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We talked Cannabis with Lawyer Kirk Tousaw. We riffed on an op-ed written for the Toronto Sun by Jim Warren. It was full of reefer madness. We took some calls on how to educate kids about pot instead of making it taboo. We also talked about a BC server who was fired for not wearing a bra. Plus daily doses of Bob’s Bits and the Final Meltdown.

Duration:00:33:31

The Final Meltdown - Friday

6/22/2018
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Drex, Bob and Matt chat about bank robbing, taking your dog to work, and The Turtles.

Duration:00:14:03

Bob’s Bits: Macca in Liverpool & BK Preggers

6/22/2018
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It's...Bob's Bits!

Duration:00:17:58

The four-day work week

6/22/2018
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New research from the Angus Read Institute says we’d prefer to work longer days, but if we had a 4 day work week. Would you be willing to work a longer workday for more free time?

Duration:00:34:19

The Imbecile Index - June 21

6/22/2018
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Welcome to the inaugural installment of The Imbecile Index...where we give points (not a good thing) to the politicians, actors, etc. who make our list.

Duration:00:27:07

Bill C-46: Screening for THC at the wheel

6/22/2018
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Bill C-46 has been the subject of strong debate in the House of Commons and Senate over new powers it will give police to stop drivers for mandatory alcohol screening without needing reasonable suspicion of impairment. GUEST: Paul Doroshenko - Criminal Lawyer

Duration:00:34:28

Detained Children look to reunite with Families

6/21/2018
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U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order to end seperation of immigrant families detained by American authorities.

Duration:00:32:35