Host Christina Burridge speaks with a concerned parent about online threats aimed at several Transcona middle schools. Jonathan Wade goes on a literal wild goose chase. Feature reporter (and VICE photographer) Graeme Houssin gives a report on Queer Bingo. JJeremy Morantz rants against the Academy. Kayla Buehler talks about Canada’s Food Guide, and Cassidy Dankochik
Hello everyone, we’d like to introduce ourselves. We are the Mid-day Memo, a new Friday newscast you can find here on Anthem. You may be wondering who “we” are. We are a group of 13 Creative Communications students bringing you the what’s what (a.k.a. the latest content and news in Winnipeg). Each week, we’ll have
Stan Lee, the legendary comic book writer, died today at the age of 95. Lee, along with artists Steve Ditko and Jack Kirby, helped create some of the most iconic superheroes of all-time, including the Avengers, the X-Men, Spider-Man, and the Fantastic Four. In honour of his passing, we’ve highlighted some of the best Marvel
We’re a month away from the newest iteration of Super Smash Bros, and this game’s going bring everyone back to their childhood more than any game ever could… Being the biggest cross-over game in history, Smash Ultimate will speak to everyone who grew up playing on Nintendo systems. Remember being a kid, having some
On October 30, 1938, Orson Welles and the Mercury Theatre on the Air performed H.G. Wells’ sci-fi classic War of the Worlds live on CBS Radio. The broadcast changed media history as people tuning in mid-program heard realistic-sounding news reports “live” from a spaceship crash site, and continued listening as the apparent martian invasion continued
Remember when you could slap Impact font on an image macro and call it a day? Nowadays, it seems the life expectancy of memes is no longer than that of a blowfly’s. Technology has facilitated meme distribution to a point that it’s too easy to forget the days of yore where we had to make
Halloween hasn’t even passed and you know stores have employees foaming at the mouth ready to rip down the ghost and goblin decorations to replace them with Christmas lights. It’s as though there is no pausing and reflecting on the moment – but only a focus on instant gratification. Halloween is over okay
Hosts Harris & Sam (along with Engineer David) celebrate Legalization Day in Canada! They also mourn the end of Pete Davidson’s engagement to Ariana Grande and debate how many people are actually in The Arcade Fire.
Halloween is just weeks away and with it comes haunted houses, pumpkin carving parties and that mandatory Instagram post of you wearing the best costume idea you could come up with (it’s all about the likes). If you don’t have an idea yet on what to be, we’ve got you covered… Here is a list
This week’s hosts Katherine, Samantha and Skye take you through the morning news in between those awesome bangers from the past.