21 episodes

Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.

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    • Comedy
    • 4.9 • 85 Ratings

Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.

    Tom Howell takes the news quiz

    Tom Howell takes the news quiz

    Martha Chaves, Emma Hunter and Tom Howell take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

    • 29 min
    Kim's Convenience star Jean Yoon takes the news quiz

    Kim's Convenience star Jean Yoon takes the news quiz

    Craig Luzon, Jan Caruana and Jean Yoon take the news quiz with Gavin Crawford

    • 33 min
    Comedian Emma Hunter takes the news quiz

    Comedian Emma Hunter takes the news quiz

    Miguel Rivas, Grace Lynn Kung and Emma Hunter take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

    • 29 min
    Best of Because News: Least relevant stories

    Best of Because News: Least relevant stories

    Some of the LEAST relevant news stories of the year. Not the best-of, or the most-googled.

    • 27 min
    Comedian Ajahnis Charley takes the news quiz

    Comedian Ajahnis Charley takes the news quiz

    Tom Howell, Alice Moran and Ajahnis Charley take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

    • 29 min
    Comedian Martha Chaves takes the news quiz

    Comedian Martha Chaves takes the news quiz

    Chris Sandiford, Mark Little and Martha Chaves take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
85 Ratings

85 Ratings

MI Stu ,

Quote of the show

“I had to Sophie’s Choice my toiletries.”

Lorina Keery ,

One of my Favourite podcasts!!

As a Canadian living in the US, I love listening to this podcast for news updates as all the holidays Canadian humour. The comedians are so much fun to listen to, one of the few podcasts that makes me actually laugh out loud! Gavin Crawford is very talented with all his games/skits/songs he creates! Thank you so much for this podcast!!

Usc33 ,

THE Funniest podcast

I listen to comedy daily. THIS is the FUNNIEST group of comedians. Quick, poignant, engaging, hilarious, and entertaining!! I LOVE 'em, eh.
I'm from the States so i need all the laughter i can get :/. Beats taking heroine ;)
Love ya....

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