The Rick Mercer Report (formerly Rick Mercer's Monday Report) is a political news-comedy show. Most of each episode is done with Rick in front of the camera displaying his unique brand of satire, from insulting politicians to mocking Americans. Rick tries to do at least one segment in a different Canadian city each week. This is a must see for everyone in Canada. You'll either love or hate this show within the first viewing.
Rick goes to Vancouver's Stanley Park to join Mermaids International, which means wearing a tail and learning how to swim like a merman. Then he flies a tiny two-person open-air gyroplane.
Rick is in St. John's, NFLD where he helps feed and care for seals housed at Memorial University's Ocean Sciences Centre and then he heads to Toronto for North America's largest Polish festival where he learns traditional dances and samples the food.
onight Rick goes to Haida Gwaii in British Columbia and tours lush Gwaii Haanas National Park where he checks out ancient totem pole ruins, tries his hand at traditional fishing techniques and samples Haida cuisine.
Rick goes to the 'most haunted place in Canada', Fort Henry, in Kingston, Ontario, and gets into the Halloween spirit at their yearly 'Fort Fright' and then he's off to Haida Gwaii, BC to learn traditional wood-carving techniques.
Rick Mercer Report Season 14, Episode 05 Rick is in Kamloops, BC to join the BC Search Dog Association's training.
onight Rick is in Revelstoke, BC for a paragliding adventure over the mountains, and then he's in Toronto helping a charitable organization build & distribute ramps to make the city more accessible.
Tonight, Rick goes on a helicopter training mission with ORNGE, Ontario's air ambulance brigade, and then he's off to Kitchener-Waterloo, ON, where he trains with a bike polo team followed by a competition.
Rick is in Ottawa with a society dedicated to recreating the medieval world so he dons armour and goes into battle at their 'Feast of the Hare'. Then he gets a lesson in cheese making and helps judge the finished products at a renowned cheese show in Belleville, Ontario.
Rick is in Regina where he learns how to play the Canadian sport broomball, and then joins in at the Broomball World Championships. He also plays Santa at an annual Christmas pet show.
Rick is in Inuvik, NWT for the annual Sunrise Festival that marks the sun's return after a month or darkness.
Tonight it's the Best of The Mercer Report 2016 with Rick caring for a polar bear cub at the Toronto Zoo and paragliding in B.C.
Rick is in Ottawa to try Ice Dragon Boat Racing with an all-female team, and then he heads to Parliament Hill to help build a temporary House of Commons as restoration begins.
Rick visits the Canadian Police College in Ottawa where he joins officers learning new skills then heads to Toronto and hangs out with Ontario MPP Jagmeet Singh, who teaches him how to tie a turban.
Rick tries out a self driving car; Rick attends the annual Griz Days winter festival in Fernie, B.C.
Rick joins cadets on a parachute tower if CFB trenton; Rick goes to a gentleman's expo in Toronto
Rick travels to schools to announce the winners of the Spread the Net Student Challenge. Season Finale
Another season begins! Rick visits St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia to join a lively 'Get Out The Vote' rally encouraging students to vote in the upcoming federal election
Rick visits the Nautical Institute at Port Hawkesbury's Nova Scotia Community College where he checks out marine safety training that includes a free fall lifeboat and wave pool.; and a post-election rant.
Tonight Rick tries some cable wakeboarding in Bala, Ontario with Amazing Race champs, and then heads to the Fan Expo pop culture extravaganza in Toronto.
Rick visits the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Hamilton, ON, for a flight in one of only two remaining airworthy Lancasters in the world.