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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Not My Job: Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake Gets Quizzed On Winter Sports
We've asked Flake to play a game called "Dude, that skijoring was sick!" Three questions about non-Olympic winter sports. Originally broadcast Feb. 15, 2014.
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A New Study Says ...
We listen back to a round of questions for our panel, in which Paula took certain issue with the scientific method.
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Bluff The Listener
Our panelists each tell us about a new way to turn away unwanted advances, only one of which is real.
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Not My Job: Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin Gets Quizzed On The Future
Goodwin's an expert on presidents of the past, so we'll quiz her on presidents of the future — three questions about leaders from science fiction. Originally broadcast Jan. 18, 2014.
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Not My Job: Pianist Emanuel Ax Takes A Quiz On Axe Body Spray
The classical pianist has recorded with the world's greatest orchestras. We've invited him to play a game called "You make men irresistible to women!" Originally broadcast Aug. 30, 2013.
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Prediction
Our panelists predict what we will do now that we can't go on the Internet.
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Lightning Fill In The Blank
All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.
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Limericks
Carl reads three news-related limericks: Round Hound, Inventive Interns, Peter Parker's Jalopy.
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Panel Round Two
More questions for the panel: R2Dumb2, Tweeternity, Pole Folk's Home.
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Bluff The Listener
Our panelists tell three stories about a new low-tech job, only one of which is true.
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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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