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The Rick Mercer Report

Comedy

Watch an attention grabbing and utterly hilarious take on Canadian politics as brought to your television screens by famed and widely regarded comic genius, Rick Mercer in ‘The Rick Mercer Report’. The show is a Canadian rendition of the popular American show ‘The Colbert Report’ with a number of unique segments. Each episode features comedy sketches, parody interviews, advertisement spoofs, satirical news and comic editorials that offer a new and lighter hearted insight into the dynamics of Canadian politics.

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Rick goes sky high at the Canadian Hot Air Balloon Championships in High River, Alta., and then heads to Kingston, Ont., to join the Ontario Tree Climbing Championships.

11:30 PM on CBC - Network

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Tonight Rick drives in the Red Bull Soap Box Race through the streets of downtown Montreal and then he's off to Georgetown, P.E.I., for a clam-digging lesson.

2:00 AM on CBC - Network

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Rick visits the Nautical Institute at Port Hawkesbury's Nova Scotia Community College where he checks out marine safety training that includes a free fall lifeboat and wave pool.

2:30 AM on CBC - Network

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Tonight Rick flies in a legendary Second World War Lancaster Bomber at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Hamilton, Ont., and then checks out some Irish traditions at the annual Irish-Canadian Dry Stone Festival on Amherst Island, Ont.

3:00 AM on CBC - Network

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Rick teams up with Rick Hansen for some catch-and-release sturgeon fishing on British Columbia's Fraser River. Then Rick goes to the annual Cottage Life Show in Toronto for some tips.

3:30 AM on CBC - Network

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Rick heads to unique Fogo Island in Newfoundland & Labrador where he finds out how punt boats are built and races in one, and joins community activities from quilting to kite-flying.

4:00 AM on CBC - Network

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Tonight Rick is in Pictou County, Nova Scotia where he assists felling a special Christmas tree that Halifax sends to Boston, Mass. every year as a 'thank you' for their help after the Halifax Explosion of 1917.

4:30 AM on CBC - Network

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Rick is in Salmon Arm, B.C. to try hydrofoiling on Shuswap Lake. Then he's off to the 163rd annual Fall Fair in Erin, Ont. for some mini chuck-wagon racing, a cattle show and much more.

11:30 PM on CBC - Network

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Tonight a selection of the show's top items including Rick's ride on a vintage Lancaster Bomber and his visit to Variety Village plus Justin Trudeau's escalator tumble, Calgary's undercover toboggan cops and more.

2:00 AM on CBC - Network

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Tonight Rick is in Chilliwack BC for white water kayaking on the Fraser River and then he is in New Brunswick to learn about sturgeon and caviar.

2:30 AM on CBC - Network

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