Everything about This Hour Has 22 Minutes, eh?

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New Tuesday: 22 Minutes holiday special

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22 Minutes, CBC – Holiday Special
Tune in for the funniest Holiday Special of the season: the 22 Minutes annual hour-long special. Premier Alison Redford reads ‘Twas the Night Before Alberta Christmas’, Allan Hawco and friends with a Republic of Doyle HolidaySpecial, Shaun Majumder takes the ancient tradition of Mummering to Fort McMurray, Tom Harrington of Marketplace with a Holiday Expose, and Mark Critch tries out at a professional Santa School. Plus there are new song parodies and seasonal greetings from across Canada!

New Tuesday: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes

Rick Mercer Report, CBC
Rick is a drum major in Collingwood, Ontario’s annual Santa Claus parade and then he’s off to board a freighter through the Welland Canal and find out how the locks operate.

22 Minutes, CBC
This week: 22 Minutes presents “Coronation Street” with insightful English subtitles, Thomas Mulcair (Mark Critch) spins recent polling numbers into an NDP victory, and illusionist, David Blaine (Shaun Majumder) reveals his new show “Dr. Magic”.

Susan Kent of 22 Minutes

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From John Doyle of the Globe and Mail:

Meet 22 Minutes’ Susan Kent: Misfits, weirdos and (of course) Celine Dion
Susan Kent is trying to describe her head. She has a hand on either side of her face and is grimacing. “I have this really narrow head,” she says. “It looks like a truck flattened my head. Weird, don’t you think?” I have no reply. I think her head looks nice, looks fine, actually. But you just nod and smile when Susan Kent is going on. About her head, about her life, about how she ended up on This Hour Has 22 Minutes. Continue reading.

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New Tuesday: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes

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Rick Mercer Report, CBC
Tonight Rick checks out the livestock at Toronto’s Royal Winter Fair and then hangs out with the stars of the series Murdoch Mysteries.

22 Minutes, CBC
Mary Walsh returns as guest star; our Canada-U.S. relations expert tries to initiate relations with Mayor Rob Ford; and this week’s Senate scandal developments come under scrutiny.

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New Tuesday: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes

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Rick Mercer Report, CBC
Tonight Rick is at the Toronto Zoo to assist with the feeding and caring of new resident Pandas, Da Mao and Er Shun and then he heads to Halifax to join the Paralympic Sailing Team.

22 Minutes, CBC
This Tuesday on 22 MInutes: The popular song “What Does The Fox Say” gets a Rob Ford-themed parody; a trendier version of the movie “Captain Phillips” is revealed, ejected Senators audition for Amazing Race Canada, and comedian Mark McKinney (Kids In The Hall) guest hosts.