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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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.
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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.
Rick goes to Vancouver’s Stanley Park to join Mermaids International, which means wearing a tail and learning how to swim like a merman. Next, he turns up in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ont., where he flies a tiny two-person open-air gyroplane.
Rick is in St. John's, NFLD where he helps feed and care for seals housed at Memorial University's Ocean Sciences Centre and then he heads to Toronto for North America's largest Polish festival where he learns traditional dances and samples the food.