A Very Conservative Christmas Message (From Canada)

A special Christmas message from your very Conservative Member of Parliament. Category: ComedyUploaded by: MarkLeirenYoungHosted: youtube Tweet

Tundra Road

Many many Christmases ago Mark Leiren-Young heard Bruce Springsteen singing, “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” and thought… The Boss should have his own Christmas carol… Art Norris agreed and we sat down to record, “Tundra Road.” The video adaptation is courtesy of the amazing Erik Libonao. Category: Comedy Uploaded by: MarkLeirenYoung Hosted: youtube Tweet

David Suzuki Saves Toronto

Mark Leiren-Young meets Canadian eco-icon David Suzuki in a clip from the world’s first eco-comedy — Greenpieces. Greenpieces won an EarthVision Award in 2000 from KPBS in San Diego and features Leiren-Young and Kevin Crofton (aka Local Anxiety). It was directed by Eli Gorn and produced by Gorn and Leiren-Young for VTV. It also aired […]

Cool Canucks, Hot Fans!

Canuck Fan Girls- in their natural element. Make today kiss a Canuck Day. Enjoy a few moments of cute Canadian girls dancing, and pics of cute Canucks Fans in Vancouver during the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Go CANUCKS! Vancouver has the cutest fan girls!! xo Category: SportsUploaded by: talkingrayneHosted: youtube Tweet

A New Year’s Resolution for Santa

It’s time for Santa to shape up, before all those Christmas cookies take their toll on his ticker. Written and directed by Mark Leiren-Young — winner of the Leacock Medal for Humour for his comic memoir, Never Shoot a Stampede Queen. Warning: This video does not mention Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, sex, or Sarah Palin. […]

Ask Santa for A Greener Planet

Can Santa deliver a green Christmas? A new Local Anxiety holiday video written and directed by Mark Leiren-Young (author of the Stephen Leacock Medal winning Never Shoot a Stampede Queen). For more eco-comedy visit www.leiren-young.com Produced by Rain for the Planet Media Foundation — be sure to join our Ask Santa for World Peace campaign […]

Oh Christmas Tree Oh 21st Century

A 21st Century version of O Christmas Tree (O Tannenbaum) written and performed by Local Anxiety (aka Kevin Crofton and Mark Leiren-Young). Local Anxiety’s new CD and/or digital release — the eco-comedy Greenpieces and their classic, Forgive Us We’re Canadian — are now available on iTunes and CDbaby.com For more on Local Anxiety visit www.leiren-young.com […]