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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.If you can't get enough, try It's Been a Minute Plus. Your subscription supports the show and unlocks a sponsor-free feed. Learn more at plus.npr.org/itsbeenaminute

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.If you can't get enough, try It's Been a Minute Plus. Your subscription supports the show and unlocks a sponsor-free feed. Learn more at plus.npr.org/itsbeenaminute

 

#20

Brian Cox

Actor Brian Cox, who plays Logan Roy on HBO's Succession, answers three questions about suck sessions, or vacuum cleaning. He is joined by panelists Mo Rocca, Paula Poundstone and Cristela Alonzo. ... Read more

22 Jan 2022

48 MINS

48:42

22 Jan 2022


#19

Kacey Musgraves

Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Kacey Musgraves plays our game called, "O, Say Can You See." Three questions about national anthems. She is joined by panelists Maz Jobrani, Helen Hong, and Emmy Blotnick. ... Read more

15 Jan 2022

48 MINS

48:01

15 Jan 2022


#18

Woody Hoburg

Astronaut Woody Hoburg, part of NASA's Artemis program, plays our game called, "Dance With These Stars!" He is joined by panelists Peter Grosz, Roxanne Roberts, and Alonzo Bodden. ... Read more

08 Jan 2022

49 MINS

49:04

08 Jan 2022


#17

WWDTM Best of 2021 January

WWDTM rings in the new year with some of our favorite moments from 2021, with Martin Short, Robin and Brook Lopez, Jane Kaczmarek, and André de Shields. Plus we feature some new moments with our panelists. ... Read more

01 Jan 2022

47 MINS

47:36

01 Jan 2022


#16

WWDTM Best of 2021 Bonus Podcast

Peter Sagal and Emma Choi reminisce about their favorite WWDTM moments from the past year. ... Read more

29 Dec 2021

29 MINS

29:13

29 Dec 2021


#15

Best of WWDTM December 2021

It's our Christmas Spectacular with Bowen Yang, Lindsey Vonn, Elizabeth Warren, and Symone. Plus there's a shiny new Bluff the Listener game and other never-before-heard material. ... Read more

25 Dec 2021

48 MINS

48:20

25 Dec 2021


#14

Keke Palmer

Keke Palmer, actor, singer and author of the new Kindle book Southern Belle Insults, plays our game about palm readers. She is joined by panelists Faith Salie, Mo Rocca, and Tom Bodett. ... Read more

18 Dec 2021

48 MINS

48:16

18 Dec 2021


#13

Bashir and Sultan Salahuddin

Bashir and Sultan Salahuddin, creators and stars of HBO Max's South Side, play our game called "Welcome to the Real South Side!" Three questions about Antarctica. They are joined by panelists Cristela Alonzo, Luke Burbank and Maeve Higgins. ... Read more

11 Dec 2021

48 MINS

48:38

11 Dec 2021


#12

Audra McDonald

Musical theater legend Audra McDonald plays our game about Burger King. She is joined by panelists Adam Burke, Maz Jobrani and Karen Chee. ... Read more

04 Dec 2021

47 MINS

47:56

04 Dec 2021


#11

Best of Thanksgiving 2021

Stephen Fry, Jennifer Finney Boylan, Jen Psaki, and Chris Bosh are featured along with some never-before-heard moments with our panelists. ... Read more

27 Nov 2021

48 MINS

48:02

27 Nov 2021


#10

Brook and Robin Lopez

Brook and Robin Lopez, twin brothers playing in the NBA, play our game called "Lopez's Meet the Low Prezzes," Three questions about the shortest US Presidents. They are joined by panelists Hari Kondabolu, Adam Felber and Atsuko Okatsuka. ... Read more

20 Nov 2021

47 MINS

47:58

20 Nov 2021


#9

Ed Begley Jr.

Actor and Environmental Activist Ed Begley Jr. plays our game called "Ed Begley Jr. Meet Bee Movie Sr" three questions about The Bee Movie. He is joined by panelists Paula Poundstone, Alonzo Bodden, and Emmy Blotnick. ... Read more

13 Nov 2021

49 MINS

49:12

13 Nov 2021


#8

Chance The Rapper

Chance The Rapper plays our game called, "Chance, Meet Community Chest," three questions about Monopoly. He is joined by panelists Bobcat Goldthwait, Brian Babylon and Negin Farsad at the Harris Theater in Chicago. ... Read more

06 Nov 2021

48 MINS

48:07

06 Nov 2021


#7

P.K. Subban

Hockey All-Star P.K. Subban plays our game called, "That's Icing! Delicious Icing!" Three questions about bakeries. He is joined by guest host Negin Farsad and panelists Amy Dickinson, Josh Gondelman, and Peter Grosz. ... Read more

30 Oct 2021

48 MINS

48:26

30 Oct 2021


#6

Ron and Clint Howard

Clint and Ron Howard, authors of the new memoir, The Boys, play our game called, "Mayberry, Maybe Not Berry." They are joined by panelists Maz Jobrani, Alonzo Bodden, and Karen Chee. ... Read more

23 Oct 2021

49 MINS

49:03

23 Oct 2021


#5

Best of WWDTM October 2021

We look back on our time with Joel McHale, Dr. Ellen Stofan, Tariq Trotter, and Phillpa Soo. Plus we share more of our time with Dulcé Sloan from our live performace in Philadelphia last August. ... Read more

16 Oct 2021

47 MINS

47:48

16 Oct 2021


#4

Ilana Glazer

Ilana Glazer, co-star and co-creator of Broad City, plays our game about different kinds of glazers: donuts. She is joined by panelists Adam Burke, Helen Hong and Roxanne Roberts. ... Read more

09 Oct 2021

47 MINS

47:48

09 Oct 2021


#3

RZA

Wu-Tang Clan founder RZA plays our game called, "Ooh, Tang!": three questions about NASA's favorite orange drink. He is joined by panelists Josh Gondelman, Negin Farsad and Emmy Blotnick. ... Read more

02 Oct 2021

48 MINS

48:55

02 Oct 2021


#2

Bowen Yang

Bowen Yang, Saturday Night Live cast member, plays our game called "Monday Through Friday Night Live" about local TV news. He is joined by panelists Hari Kondabolu, Roy Blount Jr and Faith Salie. ... Read more

25 Sep 2021

48 MINS

48:17

25 Sep 2021


#1

Yamiche Alcindor

Yamiche Alcindor, host of PBS's "Washington Week", plays our game about the week's washing: laundry. She is joined by panelists Cristela Alonzo, Brian Babylon and Tom Papa. ... Read more

18 Sep 2021

48 MINS

48:39

18 Sep 2021