Posts by Roger Kingkade

NTL 51 – The “Living” Wage, Naked Swimmers, and Dave’s Star Wars Review

The National Talky League is back for the 2018 season and the new year is starting with a bang!

Ontario’s minimum wage hike has both Dave and Roger fired up. Dave wants the online conversation to focus on the truth, not the emotions. Roger wants people to switch their focus to things that would actually make living easier in Canada.

Other Topics: The upcoming naked swimming event in Calgary and Dave’s unenthusiastic review of Star Wars.

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Merry Christmas from the NTL

Merry Christmas to all our friends and supporters of the National Talky League podcast.

We’ve enjoyed bringing you the podcast this year and are looking forward to doing more in 2018.

Cheers for all your Christmas greetings. We’ll see you soon!

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NTL 047 – Golden balls, compassionate cuts, and winter lights

This week on the National Talky League, the boys talk balls. Golden balls.

We talk

– The prisoner’s dilemma and game shows
– More Hollywood talk
– Roger CLEARS HIS THROAT on Compassionate Cuts.
– How to solve the Phoenix system problem
– Governmental apologies and opinions
– What makes you happy?
– Winter lights

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NTL 046 – AirBnB regulation, French-to-French translation, and our friend Dan the One Man Band

Sorry we’re late this week. Roger was in Ottawa on a business trip where he saw something that would make Dave go nuts.

Ward 1 alderwhatever Ward Sutherland is compelled by an anecdote to regulate AirBnB in our city. Roger has a problem with that. Dave not as much.

Dave wrapped up watching the second season of Stranger Things, was suitably underwhelmed. He also saw the Justice League movie; was suitably whelmed.

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NTL 036 – Robert Avis, Permaculture Expert – The little things we could do to save the planet, the big threats nobody is talking about, and the problem with Climate Change Enthusiasts

Robert Avis from Verge Permaculture joins us for an overtime interview. This guy does amazing things with plants, engineering yards to be thriving ecologies unto themselves. But he leads us down a few very interesting roads and makes us question what science is telling us – or isn’t telling us – in a fun and…

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NTL 034 – OVERTIME: Innovative Play with Dave Ware

Another OVERTIME edition of the National Talky League. This week, we talk with Dave Ware, Lego Artist, founder of Innovative Play by Dave Ware, improvisor, and Co-commissioner of the NTL. In order to keep the flow of things, we enlisted the help of NTL regular Keith Andrews. Dave takes us through the world of Lego…

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