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2021-10-23

NPR DB ID: 1240
Scorekeeper
Limber up! You're about to do Bill-ates
Panelists
Bluff
Chosen: Karen Chee
Correct: Karen Chee
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about good news for fossil fuels, Not My Job about the poisonous mistletoe plant, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the side effects of getting three different vaccines?
Notes
The show was recorded remotely. The Bluff the Listener contestant initially chose Alonzo Bodden's story but Peter Sagal nudged the listener to a different answer. The listener then switched to Karen Chee, who had the correct story. Another instance where "C" was the correct answer for all three Not My Job questions.

2021-10-16

Best Of NPR DB ID: 1239
Scorekeeper
Put your sweater on because the weather's getting autumn-Bill
Description
Best Of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring favorite moments from the past year

2021-10-09

NPR DB ID: 1238
Scorekeeper
Hey there, Joe Manchin. Vote for me and I'll be your infrastructure Bill
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Adam Burke
Correct: Adam Burke
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about adults playing children's games, Not My Job about donuts, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be Netflix's next big hit?
Notes
The show was recorded remotely. In the edited version of the show, of the 7 Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank questions that were included for Adam Burke, he answered 4 of them correct for a total of 12 points. When Peter Sagal asked Bill Kurtis if Adam did enough to win, Bill stated that Adam answered 5 correct for 14 points. The score entered in for Adam reflects the scoring as stated by Bill.

2021-10-02

NPR DB ID: 1237
Scorekeeper
America, Bill back better. Bill front best
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Negin Farsad
Correct: Negin Farsad
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about something lost for 146 years, but is back again, Not My Job about Tang, The Trump Dump, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the surprising provision hidden in the infrastructure bill?
Notes
The show was recorded remotely. RZA initially chose "C" for the second Not My Job question but Peter Sagal nudged him away from that choice. RZA then chose "A" but Peter continued to nudge him towards the correct answer. RZA then chose "B", which was the correct answer. RZA also initially chose "C" for the third Not My Job question and Peter hinted that it wasn't the correct answer and RZA changed his answer to "B", which was correct. Another instance where all three of the correct Not My Job questions were "B".