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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! podcast

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.

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.

 

#20

Ally Love

Ally Love, fitness instructor with Peloton, answers three questions about skeletons. She is joined by panelists Paula Poundstone, Joel Kim Booster, and Maeve Higgins. ... Read more

10 Apr 2021

48 MINS

48:48

10 Apr 2021


#19

Best of WWDTM April 2021

This week WWDTM is on spring break, so we feature some past interviews with Jon Batiste, Ali Wong, and Chelsea Peretti, as well as some games with our listeners. ... Read more

03 Apr 2021

48 MINS

48:44

03 Apr 2021


#18

Kemp Powers

Kemp Powers, Oscar nominee and writer behind "One Night in Miami" and "Soul", plays our Not My Job Game "One Knight in Miami." He is joined by Helen Hong, Roxanne Roberts, and Alonzo Bodden. ... Read more

27 Mar 2021

49 MINS

49:17

27 Mar 2021


#17

Sam Sifton

New York Times Cooking creator and editor Sam Sifton joins panelists Amy Dickinson, Mo Rocca, and Negin Farsad. He plays our Not My Job game about vending machines. ... Read more

20 Mar 2021

49 MINS

49:19

20 Mar 2021


#16

Desus Nice and The Kid Mero

Desus Nice and The Kid Mero from Showtime's Desus and Mero, play our Not My Job game. They join panelists Maz Jobrani, Karen Chee and Josh Gondelman, as well as Host Peter Sagal and Official Judge and Scorekeeper Bill Kurtis. ... Read more

13 Mar 2021

50 MINS

50:11

13 Mar 2021


#15

Jordan Jonas

Jordan Jonas, winner of "Alone", joins us along with panelists Peter Grosz, Charla Lauriston, and Brian Babylon. ... Read more

06 Mar 2021

47 MINS

47:51

06 Mar 2021


#14

Dr. Swati Mohan

Dr. Swati Mohan, Mars Rover scientist, joins us along with panelists Adam Felber, Dulcé Sloan, and Mo Rocca. ... Read more

27 Feb 2021

49 MINS

49:50

27 Feb 2021


#13

Best of WWDTM February 2020

This week, WWDTM spends time with the people we wish had been our Valentines; Sarah Paulson, Tyra Banks, A'ja Wilson, and Andrew Rannells. ... Read more

20 Feb 2021

50 MINS

50:01

20 Feb 2021


#12

Abby Phillip

Abby Phillip, host of CNN's "Inside Politics", joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Tom Bodett, and Alonzo Bodden. ... Read more

13 Feb 2021

48 MINS

48:58

13 Feb 2021


#11

Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson, actor, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Peter Grosz, and Laci Mosley. ... Read more

06 Feb 2021

48 MINS

48:31

06 Feb 2021


#10

Jen Psaki

Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, joins us along with panelists Tom Papa, Jessi Klein, and Yassir Lester. ... Read more

30 Jan 2021

49 MINS

49:12

30 Jan 2021


#9

Mandy Patinkin and Kathryn Grody

Mandy Patinkin, actor, is joined by his wife Kathryn Grody along with panelists Mo Rocca, Helen Hong, and Josh Gondelman. ... Read more

23 Jan 2021

49 MINS

49:12

23 Jan 2021


#8

Phoebe Bridgers

Phoebe Bridgers, musician, joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Luke Burbank, and Negin Farsad. ... Read more

16 Jan 2021

50 MINS

50:03

16 Jan 2021


#7

Jane Krakowski

Actor Jane Krakowski joins us, along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Maeve Higgins, and Joel Kim Booster. ... Read more

09 Jan 2021

49 MINS

49:07

09 Jan 2021


#6

WWDTM New Year 2021

We say goodbye to 2020 with Christine Baranksi, Doug Jones, Jonna Mendez, and Kellee Edwards. ... Read more

02 Jan 2021

48 MINS

48:21

02 Jan 2021


#5

WWDTM Christmas 2020

We look back on our interviews with Don Cheadle, Tituss Burgess, and Jason Ward, as well as some fun moments with our panelists. ... Read more

26 Dec 2020

49 MINS

49:23

26 Dec 2020


#4

Este and Alana Haim

Este and Alana Haim, two-thirds of the band HAIM, join us along with panelists Tom Bodett, Helen Hong, and Peter Grosz. ... Read more

19 Dec 2020

50 MINS

50:21

19 Dec 2020


#3

Wait Wait's Letter from the Editors VI

A bonus podcast featuring material from Wait Wait's cutting room floor. This week a special Holiday sampler of stories cut from the show and some green room holiday cheer. ... Read more

16 Dec 2020

06 MINS

06:38

16 Dec 2020


#2

Robert Reich

Robert Reich, economic advisor, joins us along with guest host Maz Jobrani and panelists Mo Rocca, Maeve Higgins, and Adam Burke. ... Read more

12 Dec 2020

49 MINS

49:58

12 Dec 2020


#1

Wait Wait's Letter from the Editors V

A bonus podcast featuring material from Wait Wait's cutting room floor. This week our most juvenile podcast yet. Beware of bad words and bodily functions galore. ... Read more

09 Dec 2020

07 MINS

07:54

09 Dec 2020