Rick Mercer on his charity, show, and political ambitions

From Yahoo.ca:

CBC’s Rick Mercer in no hurry to perform rants from inside Parliament
He’s been called the Jon Stewart of the North, but to reduce Rick Mercer to facile comparisons would diminish the unique impact he’s has had on Canada’s comedic and political landscape. As the tenth season of his hit CBC show, the Rick Mercer Report, wraps up, one of the country’s funniest and wisest satirists talks rants, raves and his own political ambitions (hint: don’t hold your breath.)Read more.