Show Details: July 2006

2006-07-01

NPR ID: 54
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Bluff
Chosen: Luke Burbank
Correct: Luke Burbank
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Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about new safety devices, Not My Job about Superman, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will be the villian in the next Superman movie?
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Another instance where Mo Rocca uses the surname "Bagnoli" in this Bluff the Listener story.

2006-07-08

Best Of Repeat: 2006-01-07 NPR ID: 53
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Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!; repeat of 2006-01-07 show

2006-07-15

NPR ID: 52
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Bluff
Chosen: Roy Blount, Jr.
Correct: Richard Roeper
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Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about deep fryers in history, Not My Job about the bikini, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what's next for soccer star Zinedine Zidane?
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Janeane Garofalo uses SAT tips to answer the Not My Job questions and bombs humorously

2006-07-22

NPR ID: 51
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Who's Carl This Time? all about the G8 summit, Listener Limerick Challenge, Not My Job about competitive eating, Who's Carl This Time? Round II, Panelist Predictions: who will be the next person unaware of a live microphone?
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Regarding NPR's not censoring President Bush's swearing, Mo called NPR as "National Potty-Mouth Radio"

2006-07-29

NPR ID: 50
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Bluff
Chosen: Roxanne Roberts
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
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Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about toys getting a modern makeover, Not My Job about complaint letters sent to New York City mayors, Who's Carl This Time? Round II, Panelist Predictions: what the Iraqi premier really wanted to say to Congress?
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During the second panelist round, Roxanne Roberts made a pun with "Kurds and Whey" regarding Kurdish state in Iraq. After Roxanne answered all of her Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank questions correctly, including a question about inflatable body in a car's glove box, Peter noted that Luke Burbank has been deflated and can be put back into the glove compartment. Luke's deflated response was "Thanks Peter, that's totally what I needed."