Test The Nation Now With Lex, Kate & Rannie!

The 21st century: have you been paying attention? This century is only in its first decade and already there’s a test?

I know many of you don’t watch television… but would you turn on if you knew I was going to be on it?  What if you knew, for certain, that I’d be doing something other than shilling ? How about if you knew that you could and show me up for the trivia-sluggard I truly am?Brent Banbury

Live on television, I’ll be competing with 35 other on , a national quiz show where six teams compete to see how well we’ve paid attention to the build-up of 21st century trivia.

is a two-hour television event, with viewers playing at home as they watch our six teams of Canadians compete in our Toronto studio. By the end of the test, you’ll know if you’ve been paying attention to the world around you, or if you’ve been sleepwalking through the last eight years.

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Play on Sunday January 20th, 2008 @ 8:00 p.m. (8:30 p.m. NT) on CBC Television and find out how well you know your world.

View From The Cheap SeatsWe, the , are competing against:

Right now the polls have us at 26%, tied for second with the , one point behind the .

Hopefully listening to CBC radio every morning will give me the edge I need, because – hear this – you are my primary source of news.   Well, you and other bloggers.

I wonder if anyone will be living blogging the show… hummm

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5 thoughts on “Test The Nation Now With Lex, Kate & Rannie!

  • January 10, 2008 at 10:56 am
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    Cool! I’ll have the Tivo record it!

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  • January 10, 2008 at 11:54 am
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    Awesome! Will also record it, as who knows when I’ll get rere to bed. How come your name/blog aren’t listed on the CBC site?

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  • January 10, 2008 at 11:59 am
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    Hey, I just voted, and the Bloggers are in the lead! Not saying one leads from the other, but…..

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  • January 10, 2008 at 12:03 pm
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    Hey, I just voted, and the Bloggers are in the lead! Not saying one leads from the other, but…..

    I was an alternate, put on the list in case of inclement weather (using the big words to try and up my credibility here… even though I missed both the IQ and the Words quizzes… Trivia – oh dear!).
    One of the original bloggers had to bow out due to work commitments (at the CBC funnily enough)
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  • January 25, 2008 at 8:26 pm
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    Hey, congrats on the team win! 

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