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E33 Intellectual Rockstars | World Cup 2026 | Legal Weed

6/26/2018
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss the existence of modern celebrity intellectuals such as Jordan Peterson. In addition, they discuss North America winning the big for the 2026 World Cup and potential implications of legal weed in Canada.

Duration:00:48:55

E32 Whitehouse Visit | US Steel & Aluminum Tariffs | TransMountain Pipeline

6/19/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres talk about the cancelled Whitehouse visit by the SuperBowl champions Philadelphia Eagles. They discuss the new US tariffs on steel and aluminum as well as Canada's purchase of the TransMountain pipeline.

Duration:00:50:09

E31 Ford Nation Wins | Ovie's Wild Ride | World Cup 2018

6/12/2018
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres are joined by Jamie Faulkner. The guys discuss some Canadian topics such as Ford Nation back on top and icy relations at G7 Summit. They also discuss Alex Ovechkin's Stanley Cup bender. Lastly Jamie provides his take on the upcoming World Cup and what life is like after moving to Canada.

Duration:00:59:38

E30 Morgan Freeman | Vegas in Stanley Cup Finals | New NFL kneeling rule

5/29/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss watching European football with a bar of brits, the latest on Morgan Freeman and its link to Vancouver. In addition they talk about the expansion Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup finals and the NFL's issue with kneeling.

Duration:00:37:12

E29 Latest on Atwal & Moore | NY/Lethbridge Public Shaming

5/22/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres provide an update on two stories recently covered in relation to Jaspal Atwal and Christine Moore. In addition they discuss public shaming as a result of recent viral videos out of New York and Lethbridge.

Duration:00:27:23

E28 The Royal Fam | Doug Ford Actors | Harassment within NDP

5/15/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, Andres shares his strange experience in Columbia visiting significant places in the life of mass murderer Pablo Escobar. In addition, the guys discuss the royals, paid actors at a Doug Ford rally, and the latest in harassment allegations within the national NDP party.

Duration:00:32:16

E27 Trudeau's India Visit | NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh / Terry Milewski

5/1/2018
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This episode of the Toque Podcast features journalist Jagdeesh Mann. Jagdeesh joins Matt and Andres to provide context to two recent Canadian news stories rooted in Sikh separatism: Trudeau's rough visit to India and Canadian media coverage surrounding NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh.

Duration:00:52:27

E26 Stanley Cup Update | Airport Line Cutting | Canada - EU Trade Deal

4/24/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt is joined by friend of the show Grahaeme Cowie. They provide an update on how Canadian teams have done so far in the NHL playoff . They rant about the Nexus Pass allowing travellers to skip to the front of the security line when flying domestically. Lastly, Grahaeme and Matt talk about the pending Canada-EU trade deal, CETA.

Duration:00:36:51

E25 Toque's Hinterland Who's Who | Event Ticket Crisis | TMEP Challenges

4/17/2018
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On this episode, Matt provides the first ever Toque Podcast Hinterland Who's Who (tales of Canada's backcountry characters). The guys discuss ongoing problems around event ticket sales in Canada and the latest on what's at stake for the different governments involved in the contentious TransMountain Expansion Project.

Duration:00:46:21

E23 Ingraham v Hogg | Declining Crypto | The Vancouver Model

4/3/2018
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In this episode of the Toque Podcast, Matt and Andres are joined by friend of the show Trent. Together they discuss the latest in the Laura Ingraham shitshow and reasons why crypto currency may have taken a steep dive. The guys then go in depth on major issues that plague Vancouver related to gang activity, drugs, and housing.

Duration:00:50:09

E22 Toque the Band | Chris Wylie | Online Privacy

3/27/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres talk about the band Toque and JunoFest in Vancouver. They talk in depth about Canadian whistleblower Chris Wylie and the potential implications of the Facebook privacy breach he brought to light.

Duration:00:31:56

E21 Ford Nation | Vancouver out World Cup Bid - North America | Russian Diplomacy

3/20/2018
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres talks about Jordan Clarkson's insane comments about pet dinosaurs, the return of ford nation in Ontario as well as the BC provincial government pulling the plug on Vancouver's involvement in the 2026 North American World Cup bid. In addition, they weigh in on the world's Russia situation.

Duration:00:38:21

E20 Trade Wars | US / N Korea Summit | Workers Rights and Jr Hockey

3/13/2018
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss the latest on the spoiled relationship between British Columbia and Alberta, US tariffs on Steel and Aluminum, and the potential for a meeting between Donald J and Kim Jong-un. They also discuss the lack of rights junior hockey players have centred around a court ruling in Oregon.

Duration:00:40:05

E19 - PyeongChang Wrap-up | Tina Fontaine | #NeverAgain Movement

2/27/2018
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On this episode, Matt and Andres share their final thoughts on the 2018 winter olympics in PyeongChang. They also discuss the Tina Fontaine trial and the #NeverAgain movement which was sparked by the school shooting in Parkland, FL.

Duration:00:35:17

E17 Winter Olympics | BC-AB Trade War | Boushie Trial

2/13/2018
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On this episode of the toque podcast, Matt and Andres discuss some of the more compelling stories from the Winter Olympics so far including the opening ceremony, Mark McMorris and women's hockey. They talk about the weakening relationship between BC and Alberta over the TMEP project and examine the outcome of the Colton Boushie trial and what it might mean for the justice system.

Duration:00:48:53

E16 Stoned TO Police | ICBC Woes | Gary Bettman's 25th Anniversary

2/6/2018
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On this episode of the Toque Podcast, Matt and Andres share tales from the Great White North including a mountaintop knife fight in BC and stoned on-duty police officers in Toronto. They also discuss major issues with BC's public car insurance as well as the highs and lows of Gary Bettman's 25 years as commissioner of the NHL.

Duration:00:49:52

E15 If Canada was a Band V2 (Micro-podcast)

1/30/2018
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In this micro-podcast, the Toque revisits an old segment. Grahaeme Cowie returns to share which province he thinks represents each member of Canada's band.

Duration:00:13:18

Whisky Raids | Legal Marijuana in Canada | NHL @ 1/2 way

1/23/2018
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On this episode of the Toque Podcast, Matt and Andres discuss happenings in Vancouver around housing and whisky raids (tales from Lotusland) and chat about provincial strategies for legalizing marijuana in Canada. Finally, they take a look at the NHL teams in Canada at the halfway mark of the season.

Duration:00:36:27

E13 Mark Wahlberg | Toronto Raptors | Curling in Canada

1/16/2018
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On this episode of the Toque Podcast, Matt and Andres discuss Mark Wahlberg cashing in on a movie reshoot; the Toronto Raptor's great season and the Canadian mens hockey team. They also re-visit the Tim Horton's debate and take a look at Canada's Olympic approach to curling.

Duration:00:41:42

E12 World Jrs | Tim Hortons | Cryptocurrency

1/9/2018
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In this episode of the Toque Podcast, Matt and Andres are joined by friend of the show Trent. They talk about the recent gold metal for Canada at the World Juniors; shootouts in the NHL; Tim Hortons greed in Cobourg; and drive deep into the world of Cryptocurrency.

Duration:00:51:27