NPR DB ID: 703
LocationChase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
- First: Roxanne Roberts 19 (3 / 8)
- Second: Tom Bodett 15 (3 / 6)
- Third: Brian Babylon 12 (2 / 5)
Chosen: Roxanne Roberts
Correct: Tom Bodett
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about solving a problem with candy, Not My Job about items belonging to various queens of England, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next big national exploration project?
Right after the Opening Panel Round, when Peter Sagal was listing out NPR sponsors, Peter got to the one for Motel 6 and had Tom Bodett do their slogan. Listener contestant had trouble guessing a correct answer (fork) and guessed "spork"; the listener finally got it. The "spork" answer sparked hilarity.