Coming out with Michael Ain

Saturday, July 30, 2005 - 7:27 pm

High School is part of the difficult process of growing up. Imagine how much more difficult it would be if you made the realization that you were gay at a time when being gay was anything but socially acceptable. Michael Ain was stronger, and more selfless, than that.

  • Show ID and Intro
  • Interview with Michael Ain

Preserving Aviation History

Friday, June 16, 2006 - 11:03 pm

Air Show Ottawa 2006 takes place this weekend. I went to the media event thinking that the air show was about fancy machines and fancier aerobatics. It turns out to be equally about preserving aviation history and honouring those who gave their lives in combat.

  • Show ID and Intro
  • Preparing to take off
  • Interview with Jim Terry, owner of the Pacific Prowler
  • Interview with Michael Potter, vintage aircraft collector
  • Air Show Ottawa 2006

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The best Bruschetta in the world

Sunday, May 7, 2006 - 7:00 pm

My absolute favourite restaurant is a small place, in the Glebe community of Ottawa, called Infusion Bistro. Besides having amazing food at very reasonable prices, they serve the best Bruschetta in the world.

  • Show ID and Intro
  • Interview with Michael Pickard

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Locked Out Idol (part 1)

Tuesday, September 6, 2005 - 1:00 am

The much anticipated Locked Out Idol competition has finally arrived. Hear some of your favourite Ottawa voices go head-to-head in this cut-throat and hillarious competition for the ultimate prize… to be crowned the idol of all locked out CBC workers. Brace yourself for this trainwreck!

Note: Vanilla used with permission of Tracey Page (Dog My Cat Records) on behalf of Sara Metzner, and Industry used with permission of Robert Farrell. These songs are not covered by the terms of Electric Sky’s Creative Commons license.