From Stan Ashbee of Sunny South News:
Canadaâ€™s unsung hero of television
Rick Mercerâ€™s weekly report, as seen on the CBC for its 12th season â€” is as Canadian as hockey, maple syrup and a large double-double. Enough with the sterotypes eh?
Mercer, is one of Canadaâ€™s top political satirists and has been dubbed, â€œCanadaâ€™s unofficial opposition.â€ His show presents topical satire, funny takes on the weekâ€™s top stories and his Canada-wide adventures. He is also appearing at the Funny Bone Comedy Night fundraiser in southern Alberta in April with Canadian songstress Jann Arden. Continue reading.