In the news: The Border and The Guard as ‘Jack Bauer knockoffs’

From Robert Cushman of the National Post

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    “The Border, apart from contributing to CBC’s new drama push, is part of a movement to shine a glamorous light on government departments with less than glamorous titles. In The Border it’s Immigration and Customs Security; in Global’s The Guard, it’s the Canadian Coastguard’s Search and Rescue Team. The latter sounds as if it should be more thrilling, but so far it’s The Border that’s hit the ground running.” Read more.