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This skit-filled Canadian comedy show pokes fun at the Canadian government and other national happenings.

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Cathy Jones Cathy Jones ...  Various / ... 165 episodes, 1993-2018
Mark Critch ...  Various / ... 141 episodes, 2003-2019
Shaun Majumder ...  Various / ... 126 episodes, 2003-2017
Gavin Crawford ...  Various / ... 100 episodes, 2003-2010
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This skit-filled Canadian comedy show pokes fun at the Canadian government and other national happenings.

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Comedy | News | Talk-Show

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CBC [Canada]

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Canada

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English

Release Date:

1992 (Canada) See more »

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22 Minutes See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Outspoken Member of Parliament Carolyn Parrish was booted from the Liberal Party caucus by P.M. Paul Martin a few days after stomping on a George W. Bush doll while filming a guest appearance for this show (November 2004). See more »

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Announcer: [after opening] Warning! To France! If you don't go to war now, you won't be able to surrender later
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Funny, if you're educated (no offense)
4 July 2004 | by happydude_16See all my reviews

I haven't had the opportunity to see many of the episodes, as I can't seem to find when it's on (maybe because the TV guide never shows up).

But from what I've seen, and what I've read, I agree with some and disagree.

This, in my opinion, is a very funny show, but if you're not up to date with current events, common stereotypes, and especially Canada related problems, you're going to find the show dull, boring, and stupid.

For the person who compared this with the Tom Green Show, I'm sorry that's a pitiful excuse of a show thats not funny at all.

This is sort of an educated wit show, you actually need to know something about the world before you watch it. Its like a fraser of comedy, but not really.

For Americans, it wouldn't be funny because in America, you hardly ever get any Canadian news, so it'd be hard for you to understand it. And for those Americans who make an effort to learn about Canada, it would be funny.

Granted, I do not understand all the jokes because I don't know some of the stuff, but, i think the target audience is for adults, maybe 30ish?

Tom Green = Immature adults, or males 15-22


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