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Tonight: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes, Schitt’s Creek, Mr. D

Rick Mercer Report, CBC
Rick goes to Calgary to spend a day with ‘the world’s best mayor’, Naheed Nenshi that includes both city hall engagements and greeting people on the street and then he’s off to singer Brett Kissel’s family farm in Flat Lake, Alberta to help with the chores and have some country fun.

22 Minutes, CBC
This week on 22 Minutes Thomas Mulcair (Mark Critch) considers political coalition; climate change investigated; and NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau.

Schitt’s Creek, CBC – “Surprise Party”
Johnny tries to arrange a surprise birthday party for Moira. Things backfire when Moira, unwittingly, takes over the planning of her own party.

Mr. D, CBC – “Teacher Conference”
Gerry meets an attractive woman at Barrel’s and drags Lisa with him to a teacher conference in Atlantic City to find her. Robert and Bobbi’s secret fling finally becomes public knowledge, while Trudy and Frank are at odds over his inappropriate phone calls in the staffroom.

Tonight: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes, Schitt’s Creek, Mr. D

Rick Mercer Report, CBC
Rick finds out how to build a cardboard boat when he joins students in Waterloo, ON. for an annual race and then he’s to off to check in with athletes preparing for wheelchair races in the upcoming Parapan Am Games.

22 Minutes, CBC
Tonight on 22 Minutes, St. Patrick’s Day preview; the launch of the Apple Watch and Mark Critch dabbles in Mixed Martial Arts with Canada’s Conservative MP and MMA contender.

Schitt’s Creek, CBC – “Little Sister”
Moira’s estranged sister, Deedee, pays an unexpected visit, while David agrees to talk with one of Jocelyn’s students about being “different”.

Mr. D, CBC – “Gerry’s Kid”
Gerry bumps into an old fling and her daughter and becomes convinced he’s met the child he never knew he had. Robert prepares for his chess club’s 20 year reunion.

Link: Canada’s unsung hero of television

From Stan Ashbee of Sunny South News:

Canada’s unsung hero of television
Rick Mercer’s weekly report, as seen on the CBC for its 12th season — is as Canadian as hockey, maple syrup and a large double-double. Enough with the sterotypes eh?

Mercer, is one of Canada’s top political satirists and has been dubbed, “Canada’s unofficial opposition.” His show presents topical satire, funny takes on the week’s top stories and his Canada-wide adventures. He is also appearing at the Funny Bone Comedy Night fundraiser in southern Alberta in April with Canadian songstress Jann Arden. Continue reading.

Tonight: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes, Schitt’s Creek, Mr. D

Rick Mercer Report, CBC
Tonight Rick is in Ottawa where he learns how to play The Peace Tower Carillon and then he’s off to Gibsons, BC for a trapshooting lesson from world champ Susan Nattrass.

22 Minutes, CBC
Tonight on 22 Minutes, recent changes to Ontario’s school curriculum sparks a cross-country sex ed check-in. Mary Walsh guest stars and a new alcohol study discloses the weekly recommended booze limits.

Schitt’s Creek, CBC – “Honeymoon”
Johnny and Moira attend Roland’s annual Hawaiian bash. Alexis and Ted throw a couple’s dinner party, while David and Stevie’s relationship heats up.

Mr. D, CBC – “Lockdown”
After encountering an attractive police officer during a lockdown drill, Gerry is determined to see her again. Bobbi does her best to end her recurring fling with Robert, while Simon shows Frank how he could use science to protect Xavier.

Link: Rick Mercer no longer worries about what to shoot next

From CBC:

After 11 seasons, Rick Mercer no longer worries about what to shoot next
Comedian Rick Mercer cleaned up at the Canadian Screen Awards last week, but the St. John’s native didn’t always think his show would last this long. “I’ve stopped worrying about what to shoot next,” he said. Continue reading.