Dan & Kenton reunite after a 3 week hiatus to discuss all the awesome and interesting media news that happened over the summer of 2017.
Dan & Kenton discuss the career and retirement of Canada’s most beloved national news anchor, then move on to the topic of the “Great Newspaper Bailout.”
For reference, listen to the Canadaland podcast featuring Winnipeg Free Press publisher Bob Cox: http://bit.ly/2tbCvdK
And the recent House of Commons report & recommendations on how government can help Canadian Journalism: http://bit.ly/2ssauiK
Dan & Kenton celebrate #ComeyDay by talking about something completely unrelated to the former FBI Director: local media. With another round of layoffs razing the Corus creative and production departments, and new TV newscasts coming from CTV and CityTV, the Winnipeg media scene is a ch-ch-changin’…
Kenton and Dan discuss the tragic theft of Star Wars memorabilia from Rancho Obi Wan. Then it’s on to the leaked Last Jedi Lego images and experiencing Star Wars the way it was meant to be: in VR! Lots of Twin Peaks jokes thrown in on this one, so don’t worry about it if you don’t get it. Or, watch Twin Peaks and you will!
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