NTL 037 – Is taking a knee as disrespectful as all the other stuff that happens when the anthem is playing? Canadian Patriotism, Amazon and Roger watches TV.

This week on the National Talky League:


Roger pontificates on #takeaknee, a new style of modern protest, and we discuss patriotism in Canada, what does it look like?
– More on the Flames response to the stadium debate.
– Should Calgary make Amazon welcome?
– Class struggle in the modern day.


Roger gives his take on the Wonder Woman movie and Elizabeth Moss’s performance in Handmaid’s Tale.

Dave talks about the new Kingsmen movie and the new Ninjago movie while dispensing great advice on how to movies should be critiqued.

NTL 033 – Wasps, what are they good for? Will we ever meet the “smart racist?” A delicious chicken sandwich from a food truck.

In this episode of the National Talky League, we’re chock full to the brim of our licorice All Sorts with talky.

We talk about Innovation in Calgary, and Circle the Wagons.

A lengthy discussion of the hatred we have for wasps pops up. What are wasps good for, anyway?

Dave drools over the best chicken sandwich he’s had in ages.

Somebody wrote that sitting in a circle is disrespectful to aboriginal people.

Roger Clears His Throat about Jennifer Bush’s tirade at a Jagmeet Singh rally.

We answer listener questions and discuss the upcoming civic election.

And her (adorable) side of the story:

Dave talks bad Netflix films and (re)watching shows with spoilers.

and new Johanes!!!