NPR DB ID: 694
LocationChase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
- First: Roxanne Roberts 16 (2 / 7)
- Second: Charlie Pierce 15 (3 / 6)
- Third: Paula Poundstone 13 (3 / 5)
Chosen: Charlie Pierce
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about people trying to take credit, Not My Job about people who got really famous, really fast, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: how will Arnold Schwarzenegger's love child make his mark in the world?
During the Listener Limerick Challenge round, when Paula went off on another pointless or questionable "Wait Wait" studies rant, there was a loud bang in the background of the contestant's line. Paula immediately asked "do he just shoot himself?". Hilarity ensued.