Canada has earned its 9th medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Penny Oleksiak won bronze in the women's 200m freestyle swimming event. It's her sixth medal moving her into into a tie with Cindy Klassen (speed skating) and Clara Hughes (speed skating and cycling) for the most medals by
In this 891st episode, Mike chats with Billy Newton-Davis about growing up in Cleveland, playing Broadway in New York, Scientology, his move to Toronto, his recording career, Molly Johnson, Celine Dion, The Nylons, Deadmau5, being a proud gay man, his activism, and living with HIV. This episode is exactly 1:
Canada has earned its 8th medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Maude Charron won weightlifting gold in the 64-kilogram weight class.
Canada has earned its seventh medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard won bronze in the women's under-63-kilogram judo event.
Canada has earned its sixth medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Canadians made history in softball by defeating Mexico 3-2 for a bronze. It's the first-ever medal for Canada in the sport.
Canada has earned its fifth medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Kylie Masse won silver in the women's 100m backstroke swimming event.
In this 890th episode, Mike chats with 680 News and Breakfast Television business reporter Mike Eppel about Tillsonburg, working day one at The Fan 1430 and day three at 680 News, his Toronto Mike'd mug, Peter Gross, Dick Smythe and more. This episode is exactly 1:36:02. You can
I am now the proud father of four cyclists. The baby of the family, who will tell you she's actually a very big girl now, has figured it out and is biking like a champ. My work here is done!
Peter Trueman was the original anchor for Global News, well known for his commentaries in the last minutes of each broadcast which he would end by saying "That is not news. But that, too, is reality". He worked for the Global Television Network between 1974 and July 1988.
Canada has earned its fourth medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Jessica Klimkait won bronze in the women's under-57-kilogram judo event.
Canada has earned its third medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Maggie Mac Neil won gold in the women's 100 metre butterfly swim competition.
Jackie Mason was a rabbi-turned-comedian best known for his sharp wit and piercing social commentary, often about being Jewish, men and women and his own inadequacies. He voiced Krusty's father Rabbi Hyman Krustofsky on The Simpsons. Season three's Like Father, Like Clown remains a personal favourite.
Canada has earned its second medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Jennifer Abel and Mélissa Citrini-Beaulieu won silver in the women's synchronized three-metre springboard competition.
Canada has earned its first medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Penny Oleksiak, Kayla Sanchez, Maggie Mac Neil and Rebecca Smith won silver in the 4x100 freestyle relay swimming event.
Welcome to this week's Open Mike. I'm Mike and I'll be your master of ceremonies for the day. Feel free to use this space to vent, rant, share a story and/or ask a question of the hivemind.
In this 889th episode and 71st Pandemic Friday, Mike kicks out end of an era jams with Cam Gordon and Stu Stone. But first, a surprise visit from Rod Black who kicks out the first jam. This episode is exactly 2:50:05. You can listen to this episode in
In this 888th episode, Mike chats with Great Lakes Brewery's Owner and President Peter Bulut, Jr. and Mike Lackey, Brewing Operations Manager, about their bromance 45 years in the making. This episode is exactly 54:13. You can listen to this episode in a variety of ways: Subscribe via Apple
I was lucky enough to score a ticket to tonight's match at BMO Field between Toronto FC and the New York Red Bulls. TFC was sleepy in the first half, but the second half was rather exciting as Ralph Priso scored in the 62nd minute to tie things up. But
MacKay CEO Forums has stepped up to sponsor and support Toronto Mike'd this summer. I wrote more about this partnership here. MacKay CEO Forums has a great podcast called The CEO Edge Podcast where Dr. Nancy MacKay hosts fireside chats with inspiring CEOs and thought leaders. Here's the latest episode
In this 887th episode, Mike chats with Sportsnet's Christine Simpson about her Western connection, her family's athletic prowess, her work at the Hockey Hall of Fame, her two tours of duty at Sportsnet and more. This episode is exactly 1:21:20. You can listen to this episode in a
As aired on The Spirt of Radio CFNY 102.1, here's David Marsden reviewing the 1970s. You can listen to this episode in a variety of ways: Subscribe via Apple PodcastsSubscribe via Google PodcastsSubscribe via SpotifySubscribe via Podcast AddictSubscribe via StitcherSubscribe via OvercastSubscribe via tuneinSubscribe directly to the feed at
Dolores Claman was the composer behind the former "Hockey Night in Canada" theme song. She also wrote A Place To Stand, a jam Retrontario kicked out when he visited in 2017.
We held a lowkey #TMLX7 at Marie Curtis Park last night and it was awesome seeing everybody. We enjoyed good conversation and sneaky beverages, checking in with one another and spreading peace and love. Here are some pics. I can't wait for #TMLX8 on August 27. That's the Pandemic Friday
On this edition of Judgment Day, Lorne Honickman talks with Canadian Civil Liberties Association lawyer Cara Zwibel about the many legal issues that arise when determining whether people should have to disclose if they have been vaccinated. Subscribe to Judgment Day here.