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Five can’t-miss shows this week!

November 22, 2015

With so many distractions these days, a lot of people are missing out on great TV and they might not even know it! So here’s a list of my five can’t-miss shows this week on TELUS Optik TV™. With so …

In only ninety seconds, Rick Mercer nails what this election is really about.

October 7, 2015

After taking the summer off, Canada’s favourite news personality returned with a new Rick Mercer Report and almost immediately nailed what the biggest problem with this election is. During Mercer’s always-impressive rants, he address exactly what’s wrong with this election and …

John Oliver weighs in on Peeple and creates an even better app and website!

October 5, 2015

Last week, the app Peeple became a very hot topic.  It’s co-creator is from Calgary and was the subject of my column Metro last week. Some of her tweets to me didn’t go over well with people upset about the …

Can you spot the Calgary locations in the new Fargo trailer?

July 22, 2015

FX just released the first full length trailer for the second season of Fargo, which we Calgarians are proud to say was filmed in and around this city. Or at least I think it was. I mean, it was, that …

The best TV shows to binge watch!

June 14, 2015

Remember a few years ago, when people were saying that TV was done. Well, how wrong were they? TV seems to be better than ever these days, and I really think that’s because creators are making shows to be enjoyed …

Did SNL copy 22 Minutes? Watch the clips!

May 14, 2015

The people behind CBC’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes are accusing Saturday Night Live of stealing one of their bits. It happened after this weekend’s episode aired with Reese Witherspoon, where there was a sketch about a Pictionary-esque gameshow where …

The Real Housewives of the NHL comes to TV!

January 26, 2015

Will this be the show that finally makes hockey interesting for me? Check out the trailer for the W Network’s new series Hockey Wives. I’m completely torn on this show. It’s sort of like when The Real Housewives of Orange …

Rick Mercer’s parody of Calgary’s crackdown on tobogganing is perfect!

January 23, 2015

There’s been lots of silly things coming out of Calgary’s city hall lately, but none perhaps more than the crackdown on…wait for it…tobogganing. Yup, it’s true. The city recently announced new rules that would sliding down some of Calgary’s best …

Four things you definitely yell at the TV when you’re watching Love it or List it!

November 16, 2014

We’ve all done it. We’re flicking through the channels when we see Love it or List It is on. We immediately look at the time, because we know that each episode is pretty much the same, so depending what time it …

Stephen Colbert celebrates Kevin Vickers: “To hell with Bruce Willis!”

October 30, 2014

Seven days ago, Canadians all across the country, and world, really, joined the Kevin Vickers fan club. The Parliament’s Sergeant at Arms became an instant household name, and more importantly a hero, when he risked his life and shot the …

22 Minutes Preview: Nenshi tackles those “dark one” rumours…

October 21, 2014

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Three times dogs took over Global News!

October 19, 2014

We all know animals are the only reasons videos exist.  Whether it’s capturing a crazy dog or a silly cat, I can honestly say that most of my time on YouTube is spent looking at animal videos. This week, I …

Video: Billy Bob Thornton weighs in on filming in Calgary!

June 9, 2014

It was late Sunday night when I saw this tweet from entertainment news website The Wrap: VIDEO: Billy Bob Thornton Talks Filming in the Frozen #Fargo Tundra — TheWrap (@TheWrap) June 9, 2014   Knowing that “tundra” the tweet …

Top Chef Canada canceled!

June 5, 2014

This week, all of the Canadian networks are announcing their new fall seasons, which, because we live in Canada, sound a lot like the American fall seasons. But that’s nothing new. What is new from the announcements is that after …

Celebrate Earth Day with Danger Bay and The Racoons!

April 22, 2014

When I think of Canadian shows that are both awesome and help spread the messages of Earth Day, Danger Bay and The Raccoons immediately come to mind.  The latter is hands down my modern day obsession and any chance I …