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NPR DB ID: 154
LocationChase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
- First: Tom Bodett 15 (3 / 6)
- Second: Paula Poundstone 9 (1 / 4)
- Third: Amy Dickinson 8 (4 / 2)
Chosen: Amy Dickinson
Correct: Amy Dickinson
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During the Listener Limerick Challenge round, one of the answers dealt with a computer program that interacts with people on Russian dating/romance sites. Upon hearing that, Amy twice cried out "No!" Paula had a lot of fun and ranted about the "love chat" bit. After Carl stated that the listener had correctly completed the three limericks, Paula exclaimed, "Brent was a genius!"