NPR DB ID: 954
LocationChase Auditorium (Chicago, IL)
I'm the Mother's Day present your mom really wants
- First: Tom Bodett 18 (2 / 8)
- Second: P.J. O'Rourke 15 (3 / 6)
- Third: Helen Hong 14 (2 / 6)
Chosen: P.J. O'Rourke
Correct: P.J. O'Rourke
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a politician finally being celebrated for something they did, Not My Job about well-known crazy ex-boyfriends, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will Donald Trump choose as his running mate?
During the Who's Bill This Time? round, P.J. O'Rourke announced that he was endorsing Hillary Clinton for President.
During the Not My Job round, after Rachel Bloom was given an opportunity to change her answer for the third question, Helen Hong "quietly" provided a strong hint at the correct answer. Rachel Bloom changed her answer to the correct one.
After Tom Bodett answered all eight Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank questions correctly, Bill Kurtis mentioned that "no one does it". There have been, at minimum, 30 instances where a panelist has answered all 8 questions correctly. Before this show, Tom Bodett has done so, at minimum, 3 times.