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The Shift

Curiouscast

The Shift is your late-night radio destination for lively conversation. A fresh perspective on the headlines that have Canadians talking. The Shift is about your calls and your stories – custom-made for radio listeners across Canada.

The Shift is your late-night radio destination for lively conversation. A fresh perspective on the headlines that have Canadians talking. The Shift is about your calls and your stories – custom-made for radio listeners across Canada.

Location:

London, ON

Networks:

Curiouscast

Description:

The Shift is your late-night radio destination for lively conversation. A fresh perspective on the headlines that have Canadians talking. The Shift is about your calls and your stories – custom-made for radio listeners across Canada.

Language:

English


Episodes

Highland Titles...You Could Be A Lord or Lady!

9/30/2020
Over 200,000 people have become Lords and Ladies of Glencoe* - helping to create nature reserves in Scotland...Stephen Rossiter joins Shane Hewitt live from Glasgow to tell how you can help create nature reserves in Scotland, and earn yourself a title. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:21:22

Lab-Grown Steak & My Teacher's Face Tattoo

9/29/2020
Greg Fish chats with Eric Chapman about lab-grown meat, and what this may mean for the future. Kyla Lee (Acumen Law) dives into the increased attention on distracted driving. RUOK A man facing prison time in Thailand over a bad resort review? or a teacher getting in trouble for his face tattoo? HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:35:02

Is an RV a Building & Is a Wall a Door?

9/28/2020
Who do you admire? The official list has come out. We try to solve if an RV is a building. Plus, RUOK with opening the Canada/US border? HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:37:28

No Thanks for Thanksgiving & When Life Gives You Parkinson's

9/25/2020
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Thanksgiving is off the table, but provinces are making other plans. RUOK with the Calgary Stampede making changes to the chuck wagon races? Plus, Larry Gifford (Senior Program Director CKNW) discusses the latest season of his podcast, When Life Gives You Parkinson's HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:45:37

Trudeau On The Throne & Aaron Pritchett On The Shift

9/24/2020
We go into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's throne speech. RUOK with flying tuna? Plus, Canadian country music star Aaron Pritchett discusses the impact of the pandemic on the Canadian music scene, and his upcoming Drive-In performances. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:51

PSL + KD = YUCK & Going To The Moon

9/23/2020
RUOK with pumpkin spice Kraft Dinner? Dave Scott from Spaced Out Radio talks about the moon And, producer Jason with In Case You Missed It...and how BTS continues to take over the world. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:44:29

Social Media Is Literally Killing Us & Gord Downie's New Music

9/22/2020
"In light of anti-mask protests and wildfire denialists across Canada and the US, I thought we should revisit what's going on with social media today and why we really need to start paying attention to what people post on it and why because it's literally killing us in the West while starting wars and genocides in Africa and Asia." Greg Fish joins us to discuss the bad side of social media. Plus, Alan Cross (The Ongoing History of New Music) tells us all about the upcoming new album from...

Duration:00:39:07

Debate Moderators & Robotic Waiters

9/21/2020
If Joe Rogan were to moderate a U.S. Presidential debate, who would be the Canadian counterpart? RUOK with robotic waitstaff? Plus, a chat with Aaron Wudrick - Federal Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:44:09

Infinite Flights & No Hooters In My School

9/18/2020
Air Canada is offering residents unlimited travel throughout the country with its new “Infinite Canada Flight Pass.” Claire Newell (Travel Best Bets) chats to Shane Hewitt about the possibilities and possible restrictions. and, RUOK with a 5th grader having to remove his Hooters face mask...in school? HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:46

Lost Joni Mitchell Tapes Discovered & From TP to Guitars

9/17/2020
Barry Bowman, a former DJ at CFQC Saskatoon, had recently discovered a reel-to-reel tape of what could be Joni Mitchell's first recordings...recorded by Barry in 1963. RUOK with an Instagrammer jumping into ponds to grab snakes? Plus, what has the pandemic made you shop for? Believe it or not, guitars and cars. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:40:13

The Proof Is In The Pudding & Skinwalker Ranch

9/16/2020
A lady in a Calgary Fabricland went on an anti-mask rant, prompting a discussion on boundaries. RUOK with finding out your partner cheated...at the wedding? How bout a man lying about his sperm donation? Plus, Dave Scott from Spaced Out Radio talks about life in Venus's Clouds and Skinwalker Ranch. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:36:24

Just Keep Swimming & Dancing Away Your Troubles

9/15/2020
In an ironic twist, ocean worlds could be hostile to life. Water usually means life. But could too much water snuff out life before it has a chance to evolve? Greg Fish explains... RUOK with gondola sabotage and Taco Bell wine? Plus, Gurdeep Pandher, the dancing man of the Yukon, shares his positive vibes with us, and twitter. Gurdeep has become one of Yukon’s most active ambassadors with his Bhangra videos. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google,...

Duration:00:40:13

Covid Positive Parties & Paying Taxes....early?

9/14/2020
RUOK with the Covid Positive partying together? The Toy Hall of Fame. Plus, producer Jason talks the sustainability of current sports. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:43:40

Voting with Clean Hands & Nic Cage: Tiger King

9/11/2020
Shachi Kurl (Exec. Director of the Angus Reid Institute) discusses the idea of voting during the pandemic. RUOK with Nicolas Cage as The Tiger King? Plus, producer Chris tells the story of the time NZ lost its sh*t over a naughty "Irish" family... HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:39:05

What's Your Price For Flight? & Drawing Your Own License Plate

9/10/2020
WestJet and the tale of the flight grounded over a mandatory mask dispute... RUOK with drawing your own license plate? Plus, Jil McIntosh (Auto Journalist) chats about the new Ford Bronco HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:48:53

Schooled By The Pandemic, Kitties & Sasquatch

9/9/2020
Cases, restrictions, and how schools across the country are affected by the pandemic. RUOK with putting cameras in peoples gardens to monitor...cats? Plus, Dave Scott (Spaced Out Radio) and the search for sasquatch. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:43:43

The Shift Sewage Treatment Plant & E-Sports Athletes

9/8/2020
Greg Fish on the boom for the workforce to learn to write code...but it's harder than it looks. RUOK with having a sewage treatment plant named after you? Plus, Shane speaks to Victor Ly (MRU Esports Program instructor and co-founder of the Alberta Esports Association) about the world of the technological athlete. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:46:25

Predictive Policing: Minority Report Becomes Reality

9/4/2020
Jawn Jang interviews Cynthia Khoo (Tekhnos Law) about algorithmic policing...and how that leads the police to "predict" who could be breaking the law. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:16:37

Double The Protection, Double The Fun & "Boneless Chicken Wings"

9/3/2020
When it comes to sex...kissing is off the table. Maureen McGrath (The Sunday Night Health Show) unpacks the recommendation to wear a mask during sex. RUOK with a Juicy Fruit Coffin? or a guy trying to ban the term "boneless chicken wings"? Plus, new contributor Jawn Jang with In Case You Missed It...David Blaine gets high....up in the sky. HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:42:28

Putting the "Joy" in "Joyride"

9/2/2020
A 12 year-old kid went on a joyride on the 401. Dave Scott from Spaced Out Radio...Dave has a tip from someone in the GOVERNMENT that there’s stuff about aliens afoot... Plus, new contributor Jawn Jang with In Case You Missed It...and there's a snake in a lady's belly... HEY, DO YOU LIKE PODCASTS? Why not subscribe to ours!! find it on Apple, Google, Spotify & Tune In. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:43:32