Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

by NPR

NPR's weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring out what's real and what we've made up.

  

Latest Episodes

Lee Daniels

Producer/Director Lee Daniels joins us along with panelists Luke Burbank, Roxanne Roberts, and Adam Burke.


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Posted on 23 September 2017 | 4:00 pm


BONUS: A Visit to the Poundstone Institute

If you like listening to Paula Poundstone rant about the scientific studies on Wait Wait, check out this episode of her new podcast, "Live From the Poundstone Institute." Each week Paula goes toe to toe with the scientists behind these studies and subjects celebrity guests to her own psychological research.


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Posted on 20 September 2017 | 9:12 pm


Joshua Homme

Musician Joshua Homme joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Amy Dickinson, and Hari Kondabolu.


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Posted on 16 September 2017 | 4:00 pm


Win Butler

Win Butler from Arcade Fire joins us along with panelists P.J. O'Rourke, Helen Hong, and Tom Bodett.


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Posted on 9 September 2017 | 4:00 pm


BONUS: The Activity Booht!

In this bonus podcast we take a look at Jennifer's....fan art? See it (and try it) for yourself at npr.org/activitybook


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Posted on 5 September 2017 | 6:14 pm


Raphael Bob-Waksberg

Raphael Bob-Waksberg, creator of the show BoJack Horseman, joins us along with panelists Adam Felber, Roxanne Roberts, and Mo Rocca.


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Posted on 2 September 2017 | 4:00 pm


Simone Biles

Guest Host Tom Hanks, filling in for Peter Sagal, is joined by Paula Poundstone, Luke Burbank and Faith Salie in this encore presentation.


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Posted on 26 August 2017 | 4:00 pm


Best of Not My Job

This week we rebroadcast our interviews with Stephen Colbert, Alan Cumming, Daniel Radcliffe, and Governor John Hickenlooper. We also highlight some fun moments with our panelists.


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Posted on 19 August 2017 | 4:00 pm


Jerry Rice

Jerry Rice, NFL Hall of Famer, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Alonzo Bodden, and Roy Blount, Jr.


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Posted on 12 August 2017 | 4:00 pm