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Friday, June 20, 2008

CBC TV plays tricks

Posted on Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 3:02 PM

CBC TV is looking for your stupid human tricks. Their suggestions include: “Can you belch the national anthem? Dazzle onlookers with a hula-hoop? Whistle through your nose? Write the new the Hockey Night in Canada theme?” No, they’re not looking to replace Strombo, it’s for a new TV series called Live at 25:00 (CBC execs love dem numbers). The pilot show is scheduled for June 27 at The Seahorse Tavern (1665 Argyle), 1am, and includes hard-acts-to-follow Christina Martin, David Myles, Erin Costelo and Picnicface. So if you think you’ve got the right wacky stuff, email If you need any guidance in terms of what not to do, I suggest a quick read of

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