From Alexander Huls:
An insider’s guide to Toronto with Rick Mercer
They don’t just give out an appointment to be an Officer of the Order of Canada to anyone. Which is exactly why one of our country’s most successful comedians, Rick Mercer, has received that honor. Throughout his career – his early one man shows (Show Me the Button), his time with This Hour Has 22 Minutes (and the popular Talking to Americans segment), his current hosting gig at The Rick Mercer Report (starting its 12th season on October 7th) – Mercer has proven himself an above-and-beyond passionate Canadian. Continue reading.