This royal rumble of discussion features guest appearances from a roster of Toronto’s biggest names ready to sharpen their knowledge, flex their wits, and knock out opposition with their opinion.

ROUND ONE

Monday - Friday 7:46am – 8:00am

NOTABLE GUESTS:

CHRISTIE BLATCHFORD
Columnist with the National Post, writer for all four Toronto-based newspapers. She has won a National Newspaper Award for column writing and in 2008 won the Governor-General’s Literary Award in non-fiction for her book Fifteen Days: Stories of Bravery, Friendship, Life and Death from Inside the New Canadian Army.

ADAM VAUGHAN
Vaughan worked as a political journalist and activist, most recently as the Political Specialist at City TV/CP24. He has previously reported for CBLT in Toronto as a municipal reporter, producer, and director.

ROUND TWO

Monday - Friday 8:46am - 9:00am

NOTABLE GUESTS:

RICHARD CROUSE
Film critic for CTV's Canada AM and the 24 hour news source CTV’s News Channel. He was the host of Reel to Real, In Short, and a frequent guest on many national Canadian radio and television shows. His syndicated Saturday afternoon radio show, Entertainment Extra, originates on News Talk 1010 in Toronto. He is also the author of six books on pop culture history including Who Wrote the Book of Love, the best-selling The 100 Best Movies You’ve Never Seen.

MICHAEL COREN
Host of The Arena, a nightly television show on Sun News. For more than twelve years he was host/producer of The Michael Coren Show on Crossroads Television, presenting more than 3000 episodes and winning numerous awards. Michael Coren is irreverent, thoughtful and hard-hitting.

ADRIENNE BATRA
Former press secretary to Mayor Rob Ford’s, now columnist for the Toronto Sun / Sun Media.