Show Details: December 2016

2016-12-03

NPR ID: 984
Location
Chase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
Scorekeeper
Don't worry about the Constitution, I'll be your Bill of Rights
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Adam Felber
Correct: Adam Felber
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about revenge, Not My Job about bad wives, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will become America's next mortal enemy?
Notes
Listeners of Luke Burbank's podcast, "Too Beautiful to Live," podcast will instantly pick up on the names that Luke used in his Bluff the Listener story. Peter Sagal accepted Adam Felber's answer of "Ecstasy" for Adam's sixth Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank question. The correct answer was actually halllucinogenic mushrooms.

2016-12-10

NPR ID: 985
Location
State Theatre at Playhouse Square (Cleveland, OH)
Scorekeeper
Pick up the phone, it's a Bill Kurtis-y call
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Peter Grosz
Correct: Peter Grosz
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a potato-related police report, Not My Job about KFC's Colonel Sanders, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be Amazon's next big innovation?
Notes
Paula Poundstone went with her take on an Irish accent when reading quotes in her Bluff the Listener story.

2016-12-17

NPR ID: 986
Location
Chase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
Scorekeeper
Hey, Nutcracker, let me be your Billerina
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Adam Burke
Correct: Adam Burke
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a brilliant heist, Not My Job about a bored Dane, Hamlet, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will the CIA do to get back at Trump after he insulted them?
Notes
Peter Sagal accepted Tom Bodett's answer of "making sweet, sweet love" for a Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank question regarding an Oregon Department of Transportation tweet telling people to "Netflix and Chill".

2016-12-24

NPR ID: 987
Location
Chase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
Scorekeeper
Jingle Bills, jingle Bills, jingle I'm
Panelists
Bluff
Chosen: Amy Dickinson
Correct: Amy Dickinson
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a new Christmas tradition, Not My Job about decomposition, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the hot Christmas toy for next year?
Notes
Peter Sagal accepted Amy Dickinson's answer of a blow-up doll dressed as an old lady for one of the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank questions.

2016-12-31

Best Of NPR ID: 988
Location
Chase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
Scorekeeper
I'm the anchor in the relay team that passes the baton of truth
Description
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! taking a look back at fun moments from 2016