Show Details: October 2016

2016-10-01

NPR ID: 975
Location
Straz Center for the Performing Arts (Tampa, FL)
Scorekeeper
Why run with the bulls when you can run with the Bill
Panelists
Bluff
Chosen: Alonzo Bodden
Correct: Alonzo Bodden
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about the loss of an unsung hero, Not My Job about theme restaurants around the world, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will Elon Musk discover on Mars?

2016-10-08

NPR ID: 976
Location
Chase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
Scorekeeper
Hey there, Neo. Do you want to take the red Bill or the blue Bill?
Panelists
Bluff
Chosen: Peter Grosz
Correct: Luke Burbank
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a dad humiliating his daughter in a new way, Not My Job about other Muppets, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next big story out of the Presidential town hall debate?
Notes
During the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank segment, Luke Burbank had correctly answered six questions and missed on two (the first and the fifth questions). When totting things up, Bill Kurtis stated that Luke got 14 more points by answering seven correct for 16 points. If totted up correctly, Luke would actually have a total of 14 points and would still win outright. The score entered in for Luke reflects the score on record as stated by Bill Kurtis.

2016-10-15

Best Of NPR ID: 977
Location
Chase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
Scorekeeper
Hey there, Cat Stevens. I've got tea for the Biller Band.
Description
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring favorite recent Not My Job guests

2016-10-22

NPR ID: 978
Location
Rochester Auditorium Theatre (Rochester, NY)
Scorekeeper
It's all right, because you're saved by the Bill
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Amy Dickinson
Correct: Amy Dickinson
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a new way to blow $56, Not My Job about really deceitful people, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will be the next surprise winner of the Nobel Prize?

2016-10-29

NPR ID: 979
Location
Chase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
Host
Guest: Mike Pesca
Scorekeeper
Hey Chicago, forget about the Billy Goat. I'm goaty Bill
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: P.J. O'Rourke
Correct: Faith Salie
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a new solution for insomniacs, Not My Job about grandsons who didn't quite live up to their famous forefathers, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be this year's big Halloween costume?