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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and what's made up. On the Web, you can play along too.

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Podcasts

  • Saturday, October 25, 2014 12:03pm

    Actress Florence Henderson joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Brian Babylon, and Roy Blount, Jr.

  • Monday, October 20, 2014 6:41pm

    Actor Jeff Goldblum joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Faith Salie, and Tom Bodett.

  • Sunday, October 12, 2014 1:21am

    A compilation our favorite recent guest segments including Olympic skier Michaela Shiffrin, handsome actor Rob Lowe, director Baz Luhrmann, author Amy Tan and ballerina Misty Copeland.

  • Saturday, October 4, 2014 12:03pm

    Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz joins us along with Paula Poundstone, Faith Salie, and Charlie Pierce.

  • Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:03pm

    Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert plays a game about Dieting, Blasphemy and Hate. This week's panelists are Shelby Fero, Kyrie O'Connor and Tom Bodett.

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
10:45 am
Sat October 25, 2014

Prediction

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Now panel, who will be the next czar at the White House? Brian Babylon.

BRIAN BABYLON: It's going to be Florence Henderson, and she will be the MILF czar.

(LAUGHTER)

SAGAL: We will leave that undefined. Amy Dickinson.

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10:45 am
Sat October 25, 2014

Lightning Fill In The Blank

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Now onto our final game, Lightning Filled in the Blank. Each of our players will have 60 seconds in which to answer as many fill-in-the-blank questions as they can. Each correct answer now worth two points. Bill, can you give us the scores?

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10:45 am
Sat October 25, 2014

Limericks

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
10:42 am
Sat October 18, 2014

Prediction

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Now panel, what will be the next big debate controversy after the fan? Faith Salie.

FAITH SALIE: The wind machines on Senator Cory Booker's backup dancers.

(LAUGHTER)

SAGAL: Roxanne Roberts.

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
10:42 am
Sat October 18, 2014

Lightning Fill In The Blank

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Now on to our final game "Lighting Fill In The Blank." Each of our players will have 60 seconds in which to answer as many fill-in-the-blank questions as he or she can. Each correct answer is now worth two points. Bill, can you give us the scores?

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