Show Details: September 2012

2012-09-01

Best Of NPR ID: 762
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Description
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! end of summer special, featuring favorite Wait Wait moments, including questions about IKEA and when science fiction meets science non-fiction

2012-09-08

NPR ID: 763
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Legendary Anchorman
Guest: Bill Kurtis
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Jessi Klein
Correct: Tom Bodett
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about creative engagement proposals, Not My Job about Donnie Raitt, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be this election's October Surprise be?
Notes
Tom Bodett snapped Paula Poundstone's six game streak of coming in first after the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round.

2012-09-15

NPR ID: 764
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Legendary Anchorman
Guest: Bill Kurtis
Panelists
Bluff
Chosen: Charlie Pierce
Correct: P.J. O'Rourke
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about people recycling things that we don't want recycled, Not My Job about things that rhyme with thrones, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next YouTube video to cause a riot?

2012-09-22

NPR ID: 765
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Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Mo Rocca
Correct: Mo Rocca
Description
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about things what we thought to have been true but aren't, Not My Job about viral marketing campaigns gone awry, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next hidden video surprise?
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In the edited version of the show, only six of Mo Rocca's questions was played even though he had answered seven questions correct.

2012-09-29

NPR ID: 766
Host
Guest: Peter Grosz
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Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Brian Babylon
Correct: Adam Felber
Description
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about organizations forced to state the obvious, Not My Job about the Ig Nobel awards, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the big surprise at the first Presidential debate?
Notes
Another show that ended in a three-way tie. The last three-way tie happened on 2012-08-18, in which all three panelists also had 14 points each.