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The show offers a new outlook on news with the help of award-winning journalist Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.

The Lynda Steele Show Curiouscast

    • Business News
    • 3.7, 23 Ratings

The show offers a new outlook on news with the help of award-winning journalist Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.

    The Full Show Podcast: August 11th, 2020: Tent city community fires back with demands| Another Vancouver resident infuriated by homeless and drug situation| Here’s a Nickelback with your Blockbuster video rental & more!

    The Full Show Podcast: August 11th, 2020: Tent city community fires back with demands| Another Vancouver resident infuriated by homeless and drug situation| Here’s a Nickelback with your Blockbuster video rental & more!

    Highlights:

    Tent City Community has extreme demands

    We continue the conversation when it comes to the situation in Downtown with homeless people and the drug problem. 

    Another Vancouver Resident is fed up with ‘hell’ in Vancouver

    Vancouver to some is turning into - without mincing words - a hell hole. We chat wit another local resident who is sharing these sentiments. 

    Nickelback and Blockbuster making news

    Remember the good old days of going into a movie rental shop, strolling the aisles and finding a hidden gem? 

    We take a nostalgia trip. 

    Navigate the podcast:



    Chapter 1 

    The tent city community has demands 

    Following a fiery chat with a member of Safer Vancouver about how bad things have gotten in Downtown yesterday, we connect with the tent city community.

    They’ve got demands, and they’re pretty incredible. 

    We hear from Chrissy Brett.

    Chapter 2

    Chatting with a woman who lost her husband to COVID

    There are many families grieving over the loss of loved ones. People who lost their battles to COVID-19. 

    Nancy Smith is one of those people, who shares her story as we remember Mike Smith.

     

    Chapter 3

    Another Vancouver resident getting tired of ‘hell’ in Vancouver

    People from all walks of life are being affected by the situation in Downtown Vancouver. We heard from Dallas Brodie yesterday who went on a wild rant about what she has seen and experienced.

    Today we chat with Nadia Iadisernia, President of a strata on Helmcken Street

    Chapter 4

    The unravelling of America

    Are we witnessing the fall of a great empire, ala Rome, without even knowing it?

    We chat with Wade Davis, who penned a piece for Rolling Stone magazine. 

    Then we chat with Deanna Kreisel, who penned a rebuttal. 

    Chapter 5

    More concerns over party bus operations

    We chat with Julie Raymond. Her daughter died in connection with an event on a party bus.

    We then talk to Todd Curley, who runs 604 Limo. 

    Chapter 6 

    A Blockbuster AirBNB


    Ready for the nostalgia trip of a lifetime? This is as literal as it gets.

    Chapter 7

    Nickelback is back


    They've put out a tweet on Twitter signaling fans to pay attention on Friday. We chat about the distaste people have for Nickelback.

    ___________

    Remember to wash your hands, practice physical distancing, and stay home at all costs if you are sick. We’re not out of the woods yet! 

     

    The Lynda Steele Full Show podcast includes all the individual segments that can be found on the Lynda Steele Show page, digitally stitched together for your convenience. 

     

    Listen live online at globalnews.ca/radio/cknw/ 3-6 PM!

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Nickelback is back!

    Nickelback is back!

    Nickelback has been trending today thanks to a little teaser they put out on social media today, telling fans to prepare for an announcement on Friday.

     

    So, we chat about Nickelback, and about their perceived hate.

    • 5 min
    Blockbuster is back... in the news

    Blockbuster is back... in the news

    Why?

    The last Blockbuster on Earth (which is located in Bend, Oregon) has converted part of their store into an AirBNB.

    That's right, you can spend a nostalgic night inside of a BLOCKBUSTER!

    • 7 min
    More concerns over party bus operations

    More concerns over party bus operations

    We chat with Julie Raymond. Her daughter died in connection with an event on a party bus.

    We then hear from Todd Curley, who runs 604 Limo. 

    • 12 min
    A debate on the so called unravelling of America

    A debate on the so called unravelling of America

    Are we witnessing the fall of a great empire, ala Rome, without even knowing it?

    We chat with Wade Davis, who penned a piece for Rolling Stone magazine which has gained millions of impressions. He's a Professor of Anthropology at UBC.

    Then we chat with Deanna Kreisel, who penned a rebuttal. She's an English professor at University of Mississippi

    • 15 min
    Another Vancouver resident getting tired of ‘hell’ in Vancouver

    Another Vancouver resident getting tired of ‘hell’ in Vancouver

    People from all walks of life are being affected by the situation in Downtown Vancouver. We heard from Dallas Brodie yesterday who went on a wild rant about what she has seen and experienced.

    Today we chat with Nadia Iadisernia, President of a strata on Helmcken Street

    • 11 min

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