Plastic bag floating in ocean

The Problem With Plastic in Our Oceans

Excellent feature this morning on CBC’s The Current charting plastics movement and impact across the ocean. Not only does the radio feature start by looking at the recent west coast of Vancouver Island’s mass plastic clean-up but it also is an overall great 101 on the problem of plastic in our oceans. Several experts contributed to the discussion, and through the hosts questions the feature really broke down the how, why and where of it in a very understandable way. http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-october-31-2016-1.3826159/oceans-absolutely-choked-by-plastic-bottles-and-microplastic-fibres-1.3826476

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Linoleum Knife

Linoleum Knife

Alonso Duralde and Dave White of Linoleum Knife are my new Sunday brunch dates.Their minds and mouths meander over modern, and not so, cinema in a comfortable, casual and SMART fashion. It’s akin to listening to old friends with eclectic tastes, who know ALOT about movies, and have never lost their love of them. Get ready for always original, if not sometimes bizarre, takes on the latest movies plus DVD picks, along with a steady dose of podcast vérité, non-movie tangents and the odd bickering session (what can you expect of two film critics who get married). Warning, you must be able to forgive the occasional spoiler. Linoleum Knife is for movie lovers and lovers of movie critics – one of the best review podcasts …

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