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March 23, 2022

Beaver Bites, Episode 14: "The Game Has Changed"

Recording Date: March 22, 2022 Today, PM Trudeau and NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh launched a grenade into the Conservative Party of Canada's bunker and it has totally upended that party's leadership race. And the Eager Beaver and...

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March 18, 2022

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 23: Points of Inflection

(Recording Dates: March 14 & 16, 2022) In this episode: We have our look at the new a "you're on your own" phase of COVID into which our Premiers are forcing us and once again, recap the heart breaking situation …

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March 11, 2022

Beaver Bites, Episode 13: "Aaaaaand They’re Off!"

Recording Date: March 10, 2022 The rules have been made public, the two biggest names expected are now officially in, and we even have a surprise entry, but the Conservative Party of Canada’s leadership race is now on. The...

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March 8, 2022

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 22: Slava Ukraini

(Recording Dates: March 6 & 7, 2022) In this episode: We have our coast to coast to coast COVID round-up, discuss the invocation of the Emergencies Act to put an end to the CPC Convoy, and touch upon about the …

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March 4, 2022

Beaver Bites, Episode 12: " Doug Ford Goes Shopping... For Votes!"

Recording Date: March 3, 2022 The Conservatives have given us a leadership race, the Ontario election is coming up, and later in the year there'll be an election in Québec and that means Beaver Bites are back! Minimal script,...

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Feb. 27, 2022

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 21: Captains of Capitulation

(Recording Date: February 27, 2022) Heeeey, Kits! It took us a little while to get this episode assembled. We appreciate your patience * * * In this episode: We have once again on the order paper the two biggest topics …

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Feb. 16, 2022

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 19: From O'Toole To NO'Toole a…

(Recording Dates: February 7 & 10, 2022) Heeeey, Kits! In this very special episode of the podcast, we combine a bit of our regular format with our extended interview format, and it's all about our looooooooong predicted last...

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Feb. 15, 2022

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 20: And the Horns Kept On

(Recording Dates: February 7 & 8, 2022) Heeeey, Kits! It took us a little while to get this episode assembled. We appreciate your patience * * * In this episode: We’ll take a look at how the COVID situation has …

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Feb. 1, 2022

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 18: Peak Improvisation

(Recording Dates: January 28 & 31, 2022) Heeeey, Kits! It took us a little while to get our second episode of the year to you, but we appreciate your patience... * * * In this episode: We’ll take a look …

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Jan. 15, 2022

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 17: We Should Not Be Here

(Recording Dates: January 11, 12, & 15, 2021) Heeeey, Kits! We're back from the Holiday break with a jam-packed episode for you. The Omicron surge has hit hard, and society is facing a major stress test, so we've for a …

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Dec. 29, 2021

Presenting: The Eager Beaver Podcast Interview Project Episode 11: Th…

(Recording date: December 23, 2021) The Eager Beaver Pod asks its guests if they're willing to provide an extended interview, so that we may better get to know them/what makes them tick. When they agree, we package it togethe...

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Dec. 21, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 16: Double Stuffed and Boosted…

(Recording Date: December 19, 2021) After two weeks away, and the Parliamentary Christmas break coming, there's LOTS to share. We start with a Coast to Coast to Coast COVID Update, with the latest research and policy news abo...

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Dec. 8, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 15: "Mama Said: 'Mop Up Your O…

So much content, this episode may be double-stuffed! This week we look at various efforts at mopping up political messes along the way. We start with a Coast to Coast to Coast COVID Update, as both Delta rises again and …

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Dec. 3, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 14: "Omicron and On, and On: A…

This week, as we've been away for a bit more than two weeks and news of the Omicron variant is emerging, we are bringing you a special Coast to Coast to Coast COVID Round Up, to get Omicron information out …

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Nov. 18, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver Podcast Interview Project -- Episode 10: …

The Eager Beaver Pod asks its guests if they're willing to provide an extended interview, so that we may better get to know them/what makes them tick. When they agree, we package it together and present to you as part …

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Nov. 15, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 13: "Shadow Boxing"

(Recording Dates: November 13 & 14, 2021) This week, we have no guest as there's been so much going on since the election, and this is a good time to catch up. We have for you our Coast to Coast …

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Nov. 10, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver -- Episode 12: "Beyond Our Borders" (ft. …

(Recording Dates: November 4 & 6, 2021) On today’s episode… As an election is prime time for navel gazing, now that it is over, we thought that we’d dedicate an episode looking beyond our borders to see what is happening …

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Oct. 30, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver – Beaver Bites, Episode 11: "And Still, A…

Recording Dates: October 26 & 28, 2021 The Eager Beaver and Mr. Grizzly discuss the composition of the first Cabinet of the current government's third term to see how it compares with our pre-announcement analysis. After "The...

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Oct. 23, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver – Beaver Bites, Episode 10: "Yet One More…

Recording Dates: October 8 & 23 The Eager Beaver and Mr. Grizzly discuss where the parties stand post-election; the good, bad, and ugly of their election campaign strategies, and; where they may go from here.. This is the ten...

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Oct. 18, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver – Beaver Bites, Episode 9: "One Last Bite"

Recording Date: October 8 The Eager Beaver and Mr. Grizzly discuss interesting/trivia tidbits about the election results and about the Eager Beaver's first experience working at a polling place on election day. Also, in this ...

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Oct. 16, 2021

The True North Eager Beaver Podcast Interview Project -- Episode 9: C…

Recording date: October 9, 2021 The Eager Beaver Pod asks its guests if they're willing to provide an extended interview, so that we may better get to know them/what makes them tick. When they agree, we package it together an...

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