32 episodes

Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines. Subscribe to get Members Only bonus episodes every Wednesday.

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    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 1.3K Ratings

Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines. Subscribe to get Members Only bonus episodes every Wednesday.

    Jean Yoon Takes the News Quiz

    Jean Yoon Takes the News Quiz

    Jean Yoon, Tom Howell and Jan Caruana get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford

    • 27 min
    Bonus Podcast: Who the hell is this?

    Bonus Podcast: Who the hell is this?

    Eric Peterson, Martha Chaves and Miguel Rivas get quizzed by Gavin Crawford in this round that was cut for time.

    • 6 min
    Eric Peterson Takes the News Quiz

    Eric Peterson Takes the News Quiz

    Premiere episode of Season 7. Gavin Crawford quizzes Martha Chaves, Miguel Rivas and Eric Peterson about the headlines

    • 27 min
    Bonus Podcast: What’d I Miss?

    Bonus Podcast: What’d I Miss?

    Gavin gets quizzed by producer Phil Leung on news of the summer.

    • 6 min
    Comedian Kris Siddiqi takes the news quiz

    Comedian Kris Siddiqi takes the news quiz

    Martha Chaves, Miguel Rivas and Kris Siddiqi get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford

    • 27 min
    Bonus Podcast: Our 5 favourite clues

    Bonus Podcast: Our 5 favourite clues

    Gavin Crawford and producer Phil Leung look back at the show's silliest clues from season 6.

    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
1.3K Ratings

1.3K Ratings

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Helps my mental well-being

Love listening while I clean my house. Makes me laugh out loud. So good for my emotional health!!

TimidForager ,

Yay!

Because News is the best!!!

Vivester ,

My fave comedy podcast!

Wish the TV show had lasted! Excellent panelists. Hope CBC keeps Gavin and this show going forever and ever.

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