Written by Las
2-16-17 7:00 PM EST: Today is a really sad day in Canada. Stuart McLean is dead. Last November McLean was diagnosed with melanoma. He died yesterday at 68 years of age.
Who is Stuart McLean? McLean was Canada's master story teller. In an age of Twitter and YouTube, McLean was a throwback to the days of Radio. I won't say absolutely everybod...but it seems like absolutely everybody in Canada has at some time or another sat listening to McLean’s radio show The Vinyl Cafe on CBC Radio.
I would catch The Vinyl Cafe in the car after tuning in to CBC just to see what CBC was not reporting. When the commie leftwing CBC was not doing their commie leftwing political "reporting", their other programming could be rather decent. Some people have a love relationship with the CBC, others have a love hate relationship with the CBC. I on the other hand have a love hate hate hate thing going on with this tax sucking propaganda organ. Stuart McLean's The Vinyl Cafe was one of the few bright spots at the state broadcaster.
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