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#977 The Canadaland Guide to Staring Directly at the Sun
As Canadians prepare for a rare celestial event–a total solar eclipse–Jesse has one message: don’t look up!
Jesse Brown
Host & Publisher
James Nicholson
Producer
Caleb Thompson
Audio Editor
André Proulx
Production Coordinator
Karyn Pugliese
Editor-in-Chief

On Monday, the price of carbon increased, and so did prices at the pumps. Carbon Tax savant Max Fawcett explains why it’s terrible politics, but still a great policy  

Host: Jesse Brown

Credits: James Nicholson (Producer), Caleb Thompson (Audio Editor and Technical Producer), André Proolx (Production Coordinator), Karyn Pugliese (Editor-in-Chief)

Guest: Max Fawcett

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