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Mike on CBC: Resolutions for the city.

January 2, 2013

This morning was CBC Radio’s first Unconventional Panel of the year on the Eyeopener and already it was the best of 2013…if you ask me. This morning, George Brookman, Shelley Youngblut and I discussed New Year’s resolutions with host David …
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CBC: Debating about the Christmas Creep

November 21, 2012

This morning, I joined CBC Radio’s Eyeopener and the Unconventional Panel to talk about the Christmas Creep. I actually hasn’t heard it called that before, but it was about the fact that every year, we are celebrating Christmas earlier and …
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Mike on CBC Radio: Television vs. the Silver Screen

October 3, 2012

This morning, I joined CBC Radio’s Eyeopener once again for the Unconventional Panel. Today’s topic wasn’t one that was specific to Calgary, but definitely debatable none the less. We talk about movies vs. television shows, which are better, which make …
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Listen: Mike on CBC Radio!

September 27, 2012

With the school officially back in session, it was time to reconvene for CBC Radio’s Unconventional Panel. This time, I was joined by the Globe and Mail’s Shelley Youngblut and fellow blogger Shane from Calgary Rants.The topic at hand this …
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Listen: Battling over the Olympics on CBC Radio.

August 1, 2012

This morning on CBC Radio’s Eyeopener, the Unconventional Panel reconvened for a special summer edition featuring myself, The Globe and Mail’s Shelley Youngblut and Calgary business leader George Brookman. The topic up for debate today was the Olympics, more specifically, …
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CBC: Weighing in on the no-zero policy.

June 6, 2012

This morning I was lucky enough to be on CBC Radio’s The Eyeopener to talk about something pretty important to me: Education…or more specifically the lack there of in some public schools. I was a panelist on The Unconventional Panel …
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Bloggity gets political!

April 15, 2012

Whether you live in Alberta or not, you may have heard that we are currently in the middle of the biggest provincial election ever. The Conservatives are at risk of losing their 40 year old political dynasty, and extreme right …
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Mike on CBC Radio: Is Jann Arden in the right?

March 14, 2012

This morning I joined the fun folks at CBC Radio for the always enlightening Unconventional Panel on the Eyeopener.   This week, I joined George Brookman and Shelley Youngblut as we talk about Jann Arden and the whole debacle with Via …
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Mike on CBC: Does the monarchy matter?

February 8, 2012

Earlier this morning, I was asked to join CBC Radio’s Unconventional to talk about the relevancy of the monarchy. Seriously, they get me to talk about the weirdest stuff. Luckily, it’s always a blast.  This time I was joined by …
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I was on CBC Radio talking about pipelines?! With Brett Wilson?

January 11, 2012

Being a blogger, I get asked to a lot of weird things. And this morning was no exception, as I was asked to join CBC Radio’s Unconventional Panel and talk about, of all things, the Northern Gateway Pipeline.  Seriously. I …
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Listen: Do we celebrate the holidays too soon?

November 16, 2011

First things first, I know that this post being above the other one is ironic, but it was too funny to actually do anything about it. This morning I got to join the always enjoyable Unconventional Panel on CBC’s The …
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Mike on CBC Radio

September 22, 2011

I just got the chance to do CBC Radio’s The Unconventional Panel and they’ve posted the clip for you to listen to.   Not that I’m surprised, but it was actually a lot of fun.  It’s kinda cool to go on …
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Keep on Rolling…that rim!

February 21, 2011

There’s probably no bigger event every year in Canada than Tim Horton’s Roll Up The Rim. You may think about Canada or even Christmas, but we’re all guilty of standing in ridiculous lines at the donut shop in hopes of …
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