As It Is was a current affairs program that began in 1971 and ran for more than 15 years.

Bill Haugland and Marilyn Weston were hosts in 1985, and this particular episode aired on May 26.

In Part 1, Marilyn Weston took a look at the why diamonds have a reputation for being scarce, despite being the the most popular gem in the world.

Anne Lewis then sat down with Leonard Cohen following his first concert in Montreal in a decade.

Paul Risacher then delivers his strategy for dealing with lines at the supermarket.