New Tuesday: Rick Mercer Report, 22 Minutes, Giller Prize


Rick Mercer Report, CBC
Tonight Rick undergoes a major transformation to join Toronto’s annual Zombie Walk. Then he heads west to Nanaimo, BC to gain life-saving skills with The Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue.

22 Minutes, CBC
A unique perspective on Mayor Rob Ford’s crack video; Thomas Mulcair faces off with “Thomas Mulcair”; and beleaguered senators take a walk down the Yellow Brick Road

The Scotiabank Giller Prize, CBC
The Scotiabank Giller Prize is Canada’s most distinguished literary prize, awarding $50,000 annually to the author of the best Canadian novel or short story collection published in English. The award was established in 1994 by Toronto businessman Jack Rabinovitch in honour of his late wife, literary journalist Doris Giller. The winner will be announced this evening at a gala ceremony to honour the finalists, hosted by Jian Ghomeshi.