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Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.

Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.

Location:

Canada, ON

Description:

Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.

Language:

English


Episodes

Comedian Brandon Ash-Mohammed takes the news quiz

1/27/2023
Julie Nolke, Chris Sandiford, and Brandon Ash-Mohammed take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:32:02

Comedian Alice Moran takes the news quiz

1/20/2023
Ajahnis Charley, Tom Howell, and Alice Moran take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:27:07

Comedian Ali Hassan takes the news quiz

1/13/2023
Emma Hunter, Craig Lauzon, and Ali Hassan take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:33:44

The cast of 'Run The Burbs' take the news quiz

1/6/2023
Andrew Phung, Julie Nolke, and Sharjil Rasool take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford.

Duration:00:27:36

Hello 2023! Best of Because News

12/30/2022
What a garbage fire 2022 was! But host Gavin Crawford goes back in time to look at past years.

Duration:00:28:14

Best of Because News: Goblin Mode edition

12/23/2022
This week, host Gavin Crawford is re-gifting some of the most delightful news.

Duration:00:28:05

Comedian Kris Siddiqi takes the news quiz

12/16/2022
Miguel Rivas, Alice Moran, Kris Siddiqi take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:28:10

Comedian Jon Blair takes the news quiz

12/9/2022
Ashley Botting, Ajahnis Charley and Jon Blair take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:32:28

Tom Howell takes the news quiz

12/2/2022
Martha Chaves, Emma Hunter and Tom Howell take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:30:25

Kim's Convenience star Jean Yoon takes the news quiz

11/25/2022
Craig Luzon, Jan Caruana and Jean Yoon take the news quiz with Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:34:30

Comedian Emma Hunter takes the news quiz

11/18/2022
Miguel Rivas, Grace Lynn Kung and Emma Hunter take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:30:19

Best of Because News: Least relevant stories

11/8/2022
Some of the LEAST relevant news stories of the year. Not the best-of, or the most-googled.

Duration:00:27:25

Comedian Ajahnis Charley takes the news quiz

11/4/2022
Tom Howell, Alice Moran and Ajahnis Charley take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:29:34

Comedian Martha Chaves takes the news quiz

10/28/2022
Chris Sandiford, Mark Little and Martha Chaves take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:30:53

Eric Peterson takes the news quiz

10/21/2022
Jan Caruana, Craig Lauzon and Eric Peterson take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:32:17

Comedian Chris Locke takes the news quiz

10/14/2022
Kris Siddiqi, Ashley Botting and Chris Locke take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:29:26

Best of Because News

10/6/2022
Happy Thanksgiving! Gavin brings back some of the lighter stories of 2022 in this "Best Of" episode.

Duration:00:28:06

Grace Lynn Kung takes the news quiz

9/30/2022
Miguel Rivas guest hosts as panellists Mark Little, Jan Caruana and Grace Lynn Kung take the news quiz

Duration:00:28:07

Comedian Jan Caruana takes the news quiz

9/23/2022
Miguel Rivas, Brandon Ash-Mohammed and Jan Caruana take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:33:12

Comedian Chris Sandiford takes the news quiz

9/16/2022
Jean Yoon, Mark Little and Chris Sandiford take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford

Duration:00:32:34