Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!


    

Each week, an entertaining assembly of panelists plays games designed to test their knowledge of the week’s news, as well as their wit.

11 a.m. Saturday, with rebroadcasts at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday, on the News Station.


Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

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'ZooKeeper Rick' Plays Not My Job
The Animal Ambassador from the San Diego Zoo brings a couple of his friends along to answer three questions not about zoos, but about Zumba. Originally broadcast on May 2, 2014.
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Bluff the Listener
We revisit a purrfectly amusing game based on felines in the news.
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Veterinarian Kevin Fitzgerald Plays Not My Job
The former bouncer for the Rolling Stones answers three questions about the Bay Area Laboratory Co-Operative, which was involved in sports doping scandals. Originally broadcast Aug. 11, 2007.
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Lizards
They're just like us! (If we ate bugs).
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The Animal Kingdom
Our panelists answer some questions about the animal kingdom.
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Google Chairman Eric Schmidt Plays Not My Job
The Executive Chairman of Google joins us and insists he doesn't already know everything about us. Originally broadcast May 11, 2013.
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Not My Job: Mavis Staples Gets Quizzed On Office Supples
Soul and gospel legend Mavis Staples plays our game called "Hello, I'm looking for a dozen highlighter pens in a fluorescent green." Originally broadcast Dec. 20, 2008.
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Not My Job: Project Runway's Tim Gunn Gets Quizzed On Terrible Fashion
The fashion guru plays our game, and makes us feel a little better about our pleated pants. Originally broadcast June 6, 2014.
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Not My Job: Three Headless Chicken Questions For Alice Cooper
We talk to the heavy metal superstar about sex, drugs and rock and roll. Or at least rock and roll. Originally broadcast May 18, 2013.
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Professional Pickpocket Apollo Robbins Plays Not My Job
The professional pickpocket and sleight-of-hand artist steals our hearts. Not really, but he very likely steals our valuables. Originally broadcast March 22, 2013.
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Upcoming Shows

Jun 15  Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me: Live From the Chase Auditorium in Chicago

This weeks' panelists are Bobcat Goldwait, Faith Salle and Luke Burbank, with Guest Judge Bill Kurtis. Listen at 11am Saturday or Sunday on the News Station.

Aug 10  Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

We're taking a break from the news and listening back to some of our favorite sports-related interviews from the past year. Three chances to hear this popular program: Listen at 11am Saturday, 11am Sunday or 8pm Sunday on the News Station.

Oct 12  Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!: From the Chase Auditorium

Panelists this week are Brian Babylon, Jessi Klein and Luke Burbank. Listen at 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, and again at 8 p.m. Sunday, on the News Station.
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