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E56 Grapes Future at HNIC | Conservatives Recycle Attack Ad | #WereallytheNorth?

7/9/2019
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss the finish to the NHL season and the potential for it to be Don Cherry's last. They talk about the latest in Canadian pre-election positioning including Conservative attack ads. Finally, they discuss the Champion Toronto Raptors and if they are truly Canada's team or was is simply a marketing ploy? Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:01:01:58

E55 Canada's Conservative Wave?

4/30/2019
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss the NHL playoffs so far, Notre Dame funds and Vancouver's aspirations to be carbon neutral by 2050. Finally, they chat about the recent wins by provincial conservative parties and what that may mean for the federal election in the fall. Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:48:04

E54 Faith Goldy No More | Carbon Tax Haters in Canada

4/16/2019
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss some thoughts around overly polite Canadian tendencies, pissed off Star Wars nerds, and Tiger Woods "heroic" ascension back to the top. They also discuss Faith Goldy getting kicked off of Facebook and some province's displeasure with Trudeau's tax on carbon. Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:51:56

E53 Jason Kenney's Alberta | Lord Stanley Predictions

4/9/2019
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In this episode of the podcast Matt and Andres discuss what appears to be the final act of the SNC affair. And we get a real glimpse into who Jason Kenney is and what that means for Albertans. Friend of the show and Freedom Conservative Party MLA hopeful Bernard Handcock chimes in on the upcoming Alberta Election. Finally, Matt and Andres tee up the upcoming NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. As it Happens...

Duration:01:03:13

E52 Pot Holes & Witchcraft | Should I Stay or Should I Brexit? | The SNC Tapes

4/2/2019
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres bring stories from Nova Scotia and Ontario as well as the latest in Trumpland, a Brexiting UK and the never ending SNC Lavalin Affair. Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:42:58

E51 Sarah Leamon - Attorney General / MoJ Hats | Weed Law in Canada

3/26/2019
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres are joined with Vancouver lawyer and writer Sarah Leamon. Together they discuss splitting of the role of Attorney General and Minister of Justice as well as the many current legal challenges involved with marijuana in Canada. Sarah on Twitter & Instagram: @sarahleamonlaw Spirits of the Law Podcast: spiritsofthelaw.simplecast.com/ Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:01:14:27

E50 Tim Apple | Escaping Neverland | Boeing's Failures

3/19/2019
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss Tales from rich and famous including Donald Trump, Robert Kraft, and Lori Loughlin. They also discuss the new Michael Jackson documentary and Boeing's response to the 737 Max debacle. Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:46:11

E49 Pyjama Boy | Michael Cohen | SNC Lavalin Affair

3/5/2019
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On this episode of the podcast Matt and Andres are joined by longtime listener Max. They discuss John Tavares's return to Long Island, Michael Cohen's hearing and Jody Wilson-Raybould's testimony over the SNC Lavalin affair. New Sponsor: www.camberindustries.com Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:01:00:11

E48 Kat Jayme - Finding Big Country

2/26/2019
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In this episode, Matt and Andres sit down with Kat Jayme and discuss her documentary 'Finding Big Country' which premiered at the 2018 Vancouver International Film Festival and took home the People's Choice Award. The film is about Kat tracking down former Vancouver Grizzly star Bryant "Big Country" Reeves. Finding Big Country: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cMhM-8D-Q1o&t=1s Kat's website: http://katjayme.com/ Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:56:14

E47 Ryan McMahon - Thunder Bay Podcast

2/19/2019
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In this episode of The Toque, Matt and Andres speak with Ryan McMahon who is a writer and host of the podcast 'Thunder Bay'. Ryan shares the back-story and touches on greater discussions around the Indigenous experience in Canada and positive change through art. Ryan's website: http://www.rmcomedy.com/ Thunder Bay's Home: https://www.canadalandshow.com/shows/thunder-bay/ Indian and Cowboy Home: https://www.indianandcowboy.com/ Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The...

Duration:00:56:21

E46 Chewing the Canadian Fat - Canada's Political Divide | Hockey

2/12/2019
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On this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres get stood up by their planned guest and chew the Canadian fat around public library habits, Canada's political divide, and hockey. Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:46:06

E45 Garth Mullins - Crackdown Podcast

2/5/2019
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On this episode of the podcast we sit down in studio with activist/writer/broadcaster Garth Mullins to discuss the Crackdown podcast. Garth and his team have created the podcast which explores drugs, drug policy, and the drug war. Some mentioned organizations: VANDU - www.vandu.org/ Say Know Podcast - www.sayknow.org/podcast/ Moms Stop the Harm - www.facebook.com/MomsStopTheHarm/ Recommended Reading: Dr. Gabor Mate - In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts Johann Hari - Chasing the...

Duration:00:53:22

E44 Bernard Hancock - Ruffneck Nation

1/29/2019
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On this episode of the podcast, we chat with Bernard Hancock a.k.a. "Bernard the Roughneck". We discuss his rise in popularity, Trans Mountain and other initiatives he has on the go. CBC Clip of Bernard The Roughneck: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EVQlooun63w Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:59:20

E43 Gillette | Jagmeet Singh | Canada v China

1/22/2019
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss Gillette's latest ad campaign, Jagmeet Singh's bumbling interview and rough relations between Canada and China at the moment. Audio clips - Gillette Commercial & CTV Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:46:27

E42 Canada's New Food Guide | Saudi Teen Seeks Asylum | Wet'suwet'en Protests

1/15/2019
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss Canada's new food guide, the Saudi teen that is seeking asylum in Canada, and the latest on protests on Wet'suwet'en territory over the Coastal Gaslink Pipeline. Suggested watch - Regina Townhall Steel worker Audio clips - CBC News Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:50:24

E41 Big Stories of 2019 | Federal Election | US Trade | Transmountain Expansion

1/8/2019
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In this episode of the podcast Matt and Andres discuss the recent world juniors, the Thunder Bay podcast, and the big stories to follow in 2019 including the election, US trade and Transmountain. Suggested listen - Thunder Bay Podcast: https://www.canadalandshow.com/shows/thunder-bay/ Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:51:01

E40 Baby it's Cold Outside | Huawei CFO Detainment | BC Referendum Results

12/24/2018
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In this episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres discuss the controversy around the Christmas song Baby It's Cold Outside, the detainment of Huawei CFO in Vancouver, and the results of BC's proportional representation referendum. Suggested listen - Thunder Bay Podcast: https://www.canadalandshow.com/shows/thunder-bay/ Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:47:59

E39 Proportional Representation - BC's Referendum

11/27/2018
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This episode of the podcast, Matt and Andres are joined by Keith Poore of Fair Vote Canada. Together they discuss BC's upcoming referendum on proportional representation and the merits of this election system as a whole. To learn more about Fair Vote Canada go to fairvote.ca, and follow Keith on twitter @Keithpoore Referendum guide to voting at referendumguide.ca For a great video on the referendum check this out. Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:52:21

E38 Calgary Olympic Vote | NHL Lawsuit | Churchill Rail Line Upgrade

11/20/2018
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In this episode of the Toque, Matt and Andres talk about the failed Calgary olympic city vote and US midterm elections. They also discuss the NHL's concussion lawsuit and the upgraded rail line to Churchill. Music is Kurt Vile - Freeway The Tall Pines - The Key

Duration:00:43:45

The Toque Podcast Presents Canadian History Revisited

10/30/2018
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The Toque Podcast previews a new and completely original podcast called Canadian History Revisited. We think we all know the story of James Naismith but there is a part of the story untold. The Tall Pines - The Key Theme from Revisionist History Podcast · Luis Guerra

Duration:00:05:52