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#300 An Argument With Robyn Doolittle

October 27, 2019

Major announcement about what’s next for Canadaland on this episode.

Fatima Dhowre

March 29, 2017

Comedian Fatima Dhowre recounts her many near death experiences.
Aliya goes in search of the house that Nickelback built.

Remembering Subservient Chicken

January 18, 2017

Author Pasha Malla recommends one of his favourite novels, the song that makes him speed, the band he was overly keen towards and an athlete’s face.

SHORT CUTS – CanLit Clusterfuck

November 24, 2016

Co-host Sheila Heti talks about signing, then retracting her name from a letter that’s put the CanLit scene in turmoil. And should CBC go ad-free?

Buck 65 Breaks Silence on Assault Allegation

August 20, 2015

CANADALAND first reached out to Terfry with questions this past April. We received no response. We asked again last week, seeking comment through his editor, his management, and Terfry directly. We received no response, so we sent a reporter to his book-signing at a Toronto library. She was also denied comment.

Yesterday, Rich Terfry responded to CANADALAND:

I Was Bounced from a Buck 65 Book Signing

August 18, 2015

Has Rich Terfry ever been jailed by police because a woman accused him of assault?

Calling Bullshit on Buck 65’s Book about Bullshit

August 13, 2015

Last April, Rich Terfry was apologizing for his fabrications. Now he’s selling them.

The musician/CBC host’s book, Wicked and Weird, was originally subtitled “The True Tale of Buck 65.” It was released Tuesday as “The Amazing Tales of Buck 65.”

Releasing a book about himself that’s full of fabrications is an odd move for a guy who is supposedly through with “creating a false image of [him]self” and lying to the world.

SHORT CUTS – Harper & Putin/Book Prizes

November 20, 2014

Playwright Michael Healey on Harper’s theatrical handshake diss and the problem with the Gillers

Sheila Heti

February 10, 2014

The Author of How Should A Person Be on her own hype, GIRLS, and why she doesn’t care about CanLit

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