Ottawhat 123 – Grant McSheffrey

On the show this week, we sat down with Ottawa’s own 3-time Jeopardy Champion, Grant McSheffrey. Grant tells his story about finally getting on the show, and shares his feelings on Ottawa, including its robust trivia subculture.


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Beer:

Pale Ale Project – Beyond the Pale

Ottawhat 122 – Marc Evans

This week’s episode features Canadian astronaut candidate and up-and-coming Ottawa craft brewmaster Marc Evans. Marc spent a week in Halifax at the beginning of March as one of 32 remaining hopeful astronauts, and he gives us a glimpse of the intense recruitment process so far.


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Beer:

Saint of Circumstance – Collective Arts Brewing

Ottawhat 121 – James Fitzgerald (Tespa Carleton)

On this episode, we spoke with James Fitzgerald, a Carleton student who runs the Carleton esports (Tespa) program on campus. He and his teammates compete nationally and across North America in a huge variety of online multiplayer video games for scholarships and prizes, along with bragging rights.


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Links:
TESPA Carleton University Facebook Group

Beer:

Charlie Wells Dry Hopped Lager – Charles Wells Brewery