Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! Stats Page
NPR DB ID: 511
LocationChase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
- First: Kyrie O'Connor 17 (3 / 7)
- Second: Tom Bodett 15 (3 / 6)
- Third: Mo Rocca 14 (2 / 6)
Chosen: Kyrie O'Connor
Correct: Kyrie O'Connor
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about cartoon characters protecting their brand, Not My Job about April Fool's Day pranks as collected by the "Times of London", Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what newsmaker nicknames will be revealed to the public?
Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! was one of thirty-five recipients to be awarded the 67th Annual Peabody Award.
Tom Bodett's Bluff the Listener story involved enhanced mice touted as "Pinky and The Brain", which Tom did voiceover work on as well as "The Animaniacs"; during the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round, Tom tried to get a point by passing off Darth Vader (the current answer) an "uber" Storm Trooper (Tom's response), in which Peter went on exclaim that "Darth Vader is a fallen Jedi, whereas Storm Troopers are clones, and it's just not the same. Moving on, Moving on!".