Skip to content

UnSpun with Jody Vance and George Affleck — Episode 56

Welcome to UnSpun - The Orca's current events podcast and YouTube show. Every week, Jody Vance and George Affleck unspin the latest news in local, provincial, federal politics, and much more.

In this week's episode: a look at international news with the human Coronavirus, Trump impeachment, and Brexit; then we head home to look a Mayoral photo ops regarding a train to UBC, Uber love and taxi hate, and why tents seems to disappear from every other park but Oppenheimer.


*Stay updated!*

Interesting in sponsoring? Email [email protected]

Jody Vance is a born and raised Vancouverite who’s spent 30 years in both local and national media. The first woman in the history of Canadian TV to host her own sports show in primetime, since 2011 she’s been working in both TV and radio covering news and current affairs.

George Affleck is a former Vancouver City Councillor, retiring in 2018 after seven years and two election wins. He has also owned his marketing agency, Curve Communications, since 2000 and works with a variety of clients in the private and non-profit sector. George is also a published author, a former CBC journalist and comedy writer, and an avid traveler, having lived in Sweden, Denmark, the UK, Taiwan, and Israel.


  • Last week's UnSpun looked at ride hailing, Oppenheimer Park, and...doughnuts?
  • This week's #BCPOLI Hotstove hit all the favourites: ride hailing, leadership races, and Jordan's mea culpa.
  • Jody Vance: We're all one major weather event - or natural disaster - from a personal food shortage. How deep is your pantry?