NPR DB ID: 744
LocationChase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
- First: Paula Poundstone 18 (2 / 8)
- Second Tied: Amy Dickinson 16 (2 / 7)
- Second Tied: Tom Bodett 16 (4 / 6)
Chosen: Tom Bodett
Correct: Paula Poundstone
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After Paula answered all eight Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank questions correctly, Peter stated "that may not have ever happened before". Actually, it has. The last time that Paula answered all eight correctly was on 2009-11-21; in which, Paula also got a total of 18 points and won.