Episodes

The Chu-se the Wrong Candidate Episode

In this week’s episode, we are doing Predictorama for the federal cabinet picks that will be coming out next week – how wrong will we be? We will see! We also talk about the results for the Calgary municipal election, which had Jyoti Gondek defeating handily Jeromy (Fartface) Farkas. Also, we couldn’t get away with…

The Flo Rida of the Plebiscite Episode

In this week’s episode, we have our second (and, sadly, last) installment of Municipal (Calgary) ELECTION WATCH! For this one, we go through a scorching hot take of the last candidates debate that just happened on Thursday night. We also go into Predictorama-mode and offer our pronouncements on who will occupy the big seat of…

The Fartface (Farkas) Running Out of Gas Episode

In this week’s episode, we talk about the Liberals vaccine mandate plan of action released this week. Is it a political and/or public policy winner? What will the Conservatives say as a rebuttal? We’ll discuss! We also have Municipal (Calgary) ELECTION WATCH, where we give you the latest info on the polls and also a…

The Alberta Gets Hit in the Face with Rakes Episode

In this week’s episode, we get back to the dumpster fire that is the COVID situation in Alberta (oh how we missed it…). We talk about the situation and whether Kenney’s leadership/the UCP will be able to survive from it. We then talk about the Calgary mayoral race, which is on October 18th (don’t forget…

The Overeating at the Election Buffet Episode

In this week’s episode, it’s…wait for it (one last time)…Election Watch! In the pod, we examine the federal election results to see how close we were in our seat/popular vote Predictorama! Of course, we also talk about the politics driving why we were so right/wrong. We then dive deep into the future of each of…

The Very Rosie Leader Interrogation Episode

In this week’s episode, it’s…wait for it (once again)…Election Watch! In the pod, we review the CBC Face to Face episodes, in which each of the National Party Leaders faced questions from undecided voters (not to mention the wrath of Rosemary Barton)! Also, we hypothesize about the potential impact of the dumpster fire that is…

The More Annamie-ted Debate Episode

In this week’s episode, it’s…wait for it (again)…Election Watch! In the pod, we have a smoking hot take on the third and final federal election leaders debate – in English! Also, we talk about the winners and losers of the 2nd French language debate (yes, that’s right, there are two in French and only one…

The Mass-Debating in French Episode

In this week’s episode, it’s…wait for it…Election Watch! In the pod, we have a smoking hot take on the first federal election leaders debate, en francais! Also, David dug through the party platforms in painstaking detail – we discuss his findings and try to ID the policies that could indeed move the electorate. For BookReport,…

The Just(in) Time to Get Help Episode

In this week’s episode, it’s (once again) all about Election Watch! In the pod, we talk about how the latest developments in Afghanistan will shape the race, how the shift the centre has worked out for O’Toole and the Conservatives, and the impact of polls on the media election narrative. Also, we both try to…

The Are We Collectively Better Than Evan Solomon Episode

In this week’s episode, it’s all about Election Watch! We breakdown the interesting and sometimes overlooked issues in this first week of the federal election, including: who is winning on mandatory vaccination, how much of an issue will daycare be, what does the PC Nova Scotia election win portend for the Liberals, and, most importantly…

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