Archive: Quirks & Quarks, Mini-Med - Diverticulitis, "Wildthings"

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Life is full of burning questions. Why don't spiders get stuck in their own webs? Do animals have belly-buttons? Why does rain fall in drops and not buckets? To the average person these questions are illusive at best, but to Bob McDonald, host of CBC radio's Quirks and Quarks, finding answers to these questions is all in a day's work. He'll be in to share some of the best questions (and answers) that he's heard over the past decade. This show contains 2 taped pieces, "Wildthings" by Studio2 and Mini-Med "Diverticulitis". Show is phone-in based and viewers can also participate via email.
Jul 23, 2002
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Extremely Likely speaks with an anonymous Liberal official about a lack of preparedness, close races, and why the results didn’t come as a surprise.

OPINION: Justin Trudeau’s election win means the carbon tax is here to stay. Does Ford really want him to take all the credit for climate policy?

This summer, nearly 4,000 people across six First Nations were evacuated due to forest fires. As climate change intensifies, how will government act?

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

ANALYSIS: The new government will need to find ways to increase understanding of the importance of our public institutions. Here are some key challenges it should keep in mind. speaks with a New Democrat about popular leaders, close losses, and why the party is ready for the next election. speaks with a Conservative official about close races, communications struggles — and why the party should have gone negative “sooner and harder.”

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINION: If the party wants to avoid a worse outcome next time around, it needs to convince voters it’s about more than a leader who wants to be prime minister.