From Alex Strachan:
Rick Mercer was philosophical about being asked to host the Giller Prize. After all, it wasnâ€™t as if the well-travelled raconteur and host of Rick Mercer Report expected to be home Monday, cocooning in front of the TV and munching on popcorn.
â€œNo,â€ Mercer says over the phone, with his familiar wry laugh. â€œNo popcorn for me. This time of year, when Iâ€™m in production on my show, thereâ€™s not a lot of sitting at home, munching on popcorn.â€ Continue reading.Â