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Join Dave Brown as he discusses the latest news, sports, entertainment and current events through a disability lens.

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Episode 1035: Full Show

5/23/2024
Today on NOW with Dave Brown: “Masters of the Air,” is the World War II miniseries produced by Tom Hanks and Executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Entertainment Critic, Kim Thistle breaks it down. Microsoft's cutting-edge creation, Copilot+ PCs, represents a significant leap forward in Windows technology. Marc Aflalo provides more detail. Film Critic, Michael McNeely reviews a movie for all the arachnophobes out there, “Sting”.

Duration:01:44:45

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Film Review: “Sting”

5/23/2024
Film Critic, Michael McNeely reviews a movie for all the arachnophobes out there, “Sting”.

Duration:00:14:18

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New Copilot+ PCs

5/23/2024
Microsoft's cutting-edge creation, Copilot+ PCs, represents a significant leap forward in Windows technology. Marc Aflalo provides more detail.

Duration:00:11:44

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The Bluenose Marathon

5/23/2024
The annual Bluenose Marathon took place in Halifax last weekend. Jennie Bovard ran the 10k. She tells us all about it.

Duration:00:15:09

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Series Review: “Master of the Air”

5/23/2024
“Masters of the Air,” is the World War II miniseries produced by Tom Hanks and Executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Entertainment Critic, Kim Thistle breaks it down.

Duration:00:14:36

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The Canada Disability Benefit

5/23/2024
In April the Canada Disability Benefit disappointed many people with disabilities and leaves many below the poverty line. Rabia Khedr discusses her displeasures and where we go from here.

Duration:00:14:10

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Episode 1034: Full Show

5/22/2024
Today on NOW with Dave Brown: Film Critic, Michael McNeely reviews the classic movie, Casablanca. What are some conversations being had in Europe around the environment? Arno Kopecky just returned from a visit to Europe and tells us more. OpenAI turned some heads last week when they unveiled GPT4-o. Marco Pasqua took it for a test spin. He and Elizabeth Mohler share their thoughts.

Duration:01:44:50

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AI Improving Accessibility

5/22/2024
OpenAI turned some heads last week when they unveiled GPT4-o. Marco Pasqua took it for a test spin. He and Elizabeth Mohler share their thoughts.

Duration:00:18:16

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European Environmental Policy

5/22/2024
What are some conversations being had in Europe around the environment? Arno Kopecky just returned from a visit to Europe and tells us more.

Duration:00:13:52

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Film Review “Casablanca”

5/22/2024
Film Critic, Michael McNeely reviews the classic movie, Casablanca.

Duration:00:19:50

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Google Cloud Deletes Account Worth $125 Billion

5/22/2024
Google Cloud accidentally deleted $125 billion Australian pension fund. Kevin Shaw explains how this happened.

Duration:00:12:55

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Episode 1033: Full Show

5/21/2024
How is climate change making life worse for people with seasonal allergies? Lawrence Gunther explains. The Common Thread Community Chorus of Toronto promotes community and social justice through music. Marcia Yale talks more about this. Community reporter Anna Kim joins from Alberta, where she's had the pleasure of exploring the vibrant blooms at the U of A Botanical Gardens. This is the May 21, 2024 episode.

Duration:01:44:42

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Weekly News Quiz - May 21, 2024

5/21/2024
There is the weekly news quiz! Contestants Karen Magee, Alex Smyth and Elysia Yardley compete for the title!

Duration:00:14:17

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Promoting Social Justice Through Music

5/21/2024
The Common Thread Community Chorus of Toronto promotes community and social justice through music. Marcia Yale talks more about this.

Duration:00:09:52

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U of A Botanical Gardens

5/21/2024
Community reporter Anna Kim joins from Alberta, where she's had the pleasure of exploring the vibrant blooms at the U of A Botanical Gardens.

Duration:00:17:21

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Climate Change & Seasonal Allergies

5/21/2024
How is climate change making life worse for people with seasonal allergies? Lawrence Gunther explains.

Duration:00:15:29

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Drug Decriminalization in Toronto

5/21/2024
The Federal Government is rejecting Toronto’s request to be part of a drug decriminalization pilot. Canadian Press Weekend News Editor Michelle McQuigge will have more on the story.

Duration:00:14:57

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Episode 1032: Full Show

5/17/2024
The news panel gets together to discuss three topics. Indigenous leaders want something to be done about people fraudulently co-opting indigenous identity. What role should a government play in that? Landlords are evicting tenants to turn properties in short term rentals. The panel reflects on why these kinds housing stories garner so much attention. Frito Lay is recalling some popular snacks because of salmonella. Really? Contamination has come to the chip aisle?

Duration:01:44:37

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Carol Shields Prize Winner

5/17/2024
The Carol Shields Prize Winner was announced this week. Who won? Karen McKay of CELA has the details. From the May 17, 2024 episode.

Duration:00:12:00

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ConnecTra Abilities Expo

5/17/2024
ConnecTra Society's Abilities Expo is back for its 13th year. Program Coordinator, Emily Chambers, shares more information. From the May 17, 2024 episode.

Duration:00:12:30