Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the FBI raid on former US President Donald Trump’s resort home Mar-a-Lago, author Salman Rushdie being stabbed multiple times while on stage and a judge suspending two articles of Quebec’s Bill 96.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney take a break from talking Montreal festival season to go over some recent news:
- Ongoing war in Ukraine and war games near Taiwan
- Pierre Poilievre poised to win Federal Conservative Party leadership
- Quebec pharmacist refuses to sell woman morning-after pill
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney welcome Special Guest Jerry Gabriel to talk about the full-force return of Osheaga and the final weekend of the full-force return of Just for Laughs – both this weekend!
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Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss Vince McMahon retiring from pro wrestling, Russia and Ukraine signing a deal on grain exports, the ongoing Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal and more
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss Cinema Guzzo’s plans to show the Pope’s visit to Quebec at all of its Montreal-area theatres, rising heat levels and fires around the world and more on this year’s Just for Laughs Festival.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the Rogers outage which also knocked debit transactions and e-transfers out for over a day then switch gears and talk about the upcoming Just for Laughs Festival
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss some of wilder stories coming out of the January 6th Hearings in the US, reconciling Canada Day with the colonial treatment of indigenous communities and Canada’s bizarre ban on importing dogs.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the US Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, the meaning of St-Jean Baptiste Day and Quebec Premier Legault’s statement against multiculturalism
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the plan to make seven Downtown Montreal metro stations free on weekends and the summer festival season beginning with Grand Prix and Fringe.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss Balarama Holness launching the Bloc Montréal provincial party, the return of Montreal’s summer festivals and the SQDC workers going on strike.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the results of the 2022 Ontario Election and Elon Musk insisting Tesla executive workers return to the office. Plus Dawn has a rant about Halifax libraries versus Montreal libraries.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the elementary school shooting in Texas and why police refused to go in for over an hour as well as the Legault Government passing Bill 96 and who it really affects.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the UN Security Council’s rare universal condemnation of and call for an investigation into Israel killing Palestinain-American Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh harassed in Peterborough, Francois Legault refusing to participate in an English Leaders’ Debate and Elon Musk pausing his purchase of Twitter.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the news that the US Supreme Court plans to overturn Roe v. Wade and what it might mean for Canada & the Federal Conservative Party Leadership Race plus try and find some lighter news.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss the giant and expensive ring coming to Downtown Montreal and the reaction to it, Canada lifting the ban on men who have sex with men from donating blood (and Hema-Quebec doing something “distinct”) and Elon Musk’s plans for Twitter.
Jason C. McLean and Dawn McSweeney discuss Montreal’s pilot project to allow the S.A.T. to serve alcohol without a last call, Russia banning 61 more Canadians, the Johnny Depp/Amber Heard defamation trial and more