Show Details: January 2004

2004-01-03

NPR ID: 157
Scorekeeper
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Charlie Pierce
Correct: Mo Rocca
Description
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about historical facts that were supposed to be set in stone, Not My Job about poet Martin Tupper, Who's Carl This Time? Round II, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what historical figure will be found to have been wrong about all along?
Notes
This is the first time that Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! recorded in front of a live audience at the Bank One/Chase Auditorium in downtown Chicago. They would later make it their regular home for live tapings starting with the show that aired on 2005-05-14.

2004-01-10

NPR ID: 158
Scorekeeper
Panelists
Bluff
Chosen: Adam Felber
Correct: Roy Blount, Jr.
Description
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about machines becoming too smart, Not My Job about changes in the game called life, Who's Carl This Time? Round II, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be discovered about Britney Spears' wedding and annulment?

2004-01-17

NPR ID: 159
Scorekeeper
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: P.J. O'Rourke
Correct: Sue Ellicott
Description
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about products and services for the lonely, Not My Job about the nation's chief law enforcement officer, Listener Mailbag, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will the Mars rover find on Mars?

2004-01-24

NPR ID: 160
Scorekeeper
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Adam Felber
Correct: Adam Felber
Description
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about things people do but shouldn't, Not My Job about running a company into the ground, Who's Carl This Time? Round II, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: how will Howard Dean make people forget about his "scream"?

2004-01-31

NPR ID: 161
Scorekeeper
Panelists
Bluff
Correct: Paula Poundstone
Description
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about innovative criminal defenses, Not My Job about Ann Miller, Who's Carl This Time? Round II, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the most talked about Super Bowl ad?