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Peter Sagal

NPR's oddly informative news quiz program provides a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers. Callers, panelists and guests compete by answering questions.

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:14 am
Sat December 6, 2014

Lightning Fill In The Blank

Originally published on Sat December 6, 2014 11:56 am

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Now on to our final game Lightning 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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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:14 am
Sat December 6, 2014

Limericks

Originally published on Sat December 6, 2014 11:56 am

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
10:51 am
Sat November 29, 2014

Menage A Mouse

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BILL KURTIS, BYLINE: We'll finish our special Thanksgiving show with one more thing to be thankful for. You're not a laboratory mouse.

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Although, as we reported last summer, there are bright spots to a lab mouse's life.

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
10:51 am
Sat November 29, 2014

Address Your Letters To Maz Jobrani

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

No coverage of foreign affairs would be complete without checking in with our own international bureau, the man who can imitate any foreign accent in a way that perfectly inspires the rage of people who are actually from those places. That's Mr. Maz Jobrani.

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10:51 am
Sat November 29, 2014

World Leader Pretend

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BILL KURTIS, BYLINE: From NPR and WBEZ Chicago this is WAIT WAIT ...DON'T TELL ME, the NPR News quiz. I'm Bill Kurtis. And here's your host at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Chicago, Peter Sagal.

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:23 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Prediction

Originally published on Sat November 22, 2014 10:58 am

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:23 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Lightning Fill In The Blank

Originally published on Sat November 22, 2014 10:58 am

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:23 am
Sat November 22, 2014

Limericks

Originally published on Sat November 22, 2014 10:58 am

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:29 am
Sat November 15, 2014

Prediction

Originally published on Sat November 15, 2014 10:37 am

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:29 am
Sat November 15, 2014

Lightning Fill In The Blank

Originally published on Sat November 15, 2014 10:39 am

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