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A Tale of Two Mayors (in Comedies)

Last night on The Hour Has 22 Minutes, correspondent Mark Critch came to Toronto to catch up with Mayor John Tory and indulge a pleasant day of tobogganing. 371 more words

Media

Two out, one on base

The holy trinity of American political satire is crumbling. Now that Stephen Colbert has taken a new job as a legitimate talk-show host starting in September and Jon Stewart of… 510 more words

Around Town: 22 Minutes comes to Ottawa for comedy festival

It was a red carpet-worthy evening Thursday as This Hour Has 22 Minutes came to Ottawa for a special anniversary taping in front of an audience peppered with politicians up for a good laugh, at their own expense. 298 more words

Local News

More than karma needed to address gender inequality (and Congrats #22at22)

Microsoft isn’t everyone’s favorite company (having to refresh my computer twice in November didn’t help my #NaBloPoMo objectives last month), but being a US$344 billion company means you must be doing something right (or wrong, depending on your view of its business practices). 630 more words

Politics

Newfie Accent

I learned this accent last year in acting school to do a monologue as Jacob in Salt Water Moon.

This is the best video I could find on this accent. 21 more words

Acting

22 years of 22 Minutes: Cathy Jones on the history of Canada's premiere political satire series, Stephen Harper's humourlessness and Joe Crow

This Hour Has 22 Minutes may be celebrating its 22nd anniversary, but there’s only one person who’s been with it from the very beginning. Cathy Jones first got talked into a spot behind the anchor desk by CODCO castmate Mary Walsh, and has spent the last two decades (and a bit) bringing to life correspondents from unflappable flapper Mrs. 690 more words

Arts