In the news: Rick Mercer freezes in Thunder Bay

From the Canadian Press:

  • Rick Mercer films ice racing segment in Thunder Bay at 40 below
    “Advertising writers couldn’t script a better stereotype — a friendly Canuck pouring Rick Mercer a cup of Tim Hortons coffee while the CBC star gets ready to race a car on ice — all at 40 below. Mercer and his production crew were at Mission Bay for Sunday’s ice races, filming a segment for the Jan. 29 edition of the “Rick Mercer Report.”” Read more.