Wag The Doug

Wag The Doug

www.canadalandshow.com/shows/wag-the-doug
A pop-up podcast about Doug Ford


Ep.14 - The Best of Doug Ford’s Propaganda Channel
Nov 21 • 45 min
We dive deep into the past, present and future of Ontario News Now, the PC Party’s online faux-news outlet. Is it dangerous propaganda or harmless government cheerleading? Plus, is Doug Ford finally playing nice? And do the PCs have their own version…
Introducing COMMONS: DYNASTIES
Oct 23 • 42 min
Our colleagues at COMMONS have a new season of their podcast called DYNASTIES, all about the powerful families that run Canada. Today, we’re sharing their episode about the rise of the Fords.
Ep.13 - Doug Ford Is Toxic to Andrew Scheer
Sep 25 • 43 min
Justin Trudeau won’t stop saying “Doug Ford” while Andrew Scheer is going to absurd lengths to avoid acknowledging the Ontario Premier’s existence whatsoever. We take a look at how Doug is playing a role in the federal election. Get tickets here to…
Ep.12 - Doug Ford Vs. The Arts
Aug 8 • 38 min
While the public has loudly protested funding cuts to areas like education and autism support, cuts to arts and culture have gotten less attention. So how are the arts doing under the Ford Government? Where is this government cutting and what are they…
Ep.11 - How To Promote Friends And Alienate People
Jul 4 • 41 min
With a new Cabinet in place and ongoing allegations of nepotism in the Ontario government, we present to you: The Doug Ford Guide to Management. Plus, we play everyone’s favourite political patronage game, “Guess The Relation.” If…
Ep.10 - The First Annual Douggie Awards
Jun 6 • 40 min
Tonight, we gather to honour the Doug Ford Government a year into their historic mandate. Our hosts hand out the much-coveted Douggie Awards to those who have shown tremendous achievements in spin, bootlicking and dramatically miming the hunt for beer…
Ep.9 - “Unfortunately, That Tree Can’t Employ Anybody”
May 16 • 36 min
In the month since the budget was released, we’ve gotten a lot more details about the Ford Government’s cuts. The environment is one area that’s been hit hard, with plans to murder some baby trees, make it easier to kill endangered species’, and…
Ep.8 - Locked Up By Doug (Budget Special)
Apr 12 • 29 min
The Ford Government’s first budget is out. They call it “Protecting What Matters Most.” We spend eight hours locked in a room with bureaucrats, reporters and cheap pizza to find out what exactly does matter most to Doug, once you put a dollar…
Ep.7 - All The Promises Doug Ford Has Broken Lately
Mar 21 • 30 min
Plus, the one he fulfilled that blew up in his face.
Ep.6 - The Tragically OHIP
Jan 23 • 27 min
Is the Ford Government trying to privatize healthcare? Plus, a list of things Doug Ford has broken. Further reading: “The Secret Moves To Privatize Healthcare” in The Toronto Star
Ep.5 - OPP, Yeah You Know Me
Dec 6, 2018 • 32 min
An old friend of the Ford family has been appointed to head the Ontario Provincial Police, a job many consider him to be under-qualified for. We look back to Doug’s history with Ron Taverner, as well as the group of unofficial advisors who surrounded…
Ep.4 - Live From Ford Fest!
Sep 24, 2018 • 26 min
We visit Ford Fest, where people wait for burgers and juice boxes in the dark as a white supremacist takes a selfie with the premier.
Ep.3 - What’s So Funny About Peace, Love And Notwithstanding?
Sep 11, 2018 • 22 min
Doug Ford won’t let some silly Charter get in his way! Just two and a half months in, he’s poised to use a rare and extreme measure to win a petty legal battle.
Ep.2 - The Many Lawsuits Against Doug Ford’s Government
Aug 30, 2018 • 21 min
Two months in, the Ford government just lost their first lawsuit. What makes it even more humiliating is they lost to Elon Musk. There are many other legal battles in the works.
Ep.1 - Dark, Dirty and Disruptive
Aug 1, 2018 • 22 min
It’s only been a month. Queen’s Park Today publisher Allison Smith follows every move Doug Ford makes. CANADALAND news editor Jonathan Goldsbie covered him for years as a City Hall reporter. They’re here to make sense of the chaos of the…
For the People
Jul 27, 2018 • 0 min
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