Show Details: On This Day

This page provides a list of shows that have aired on past years on this month and day.

2001-08-18

NPR DB ID: 479
Scorekeeper
Guest: Jean Cochran
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Charlie Pierce
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Description
Who's Jean This Time?, Listener Limerick Challenge, Not My Job about the Shriners, Week in Review, Who's Jean This Time? Round II, Bluff the Listener about unlikely plans that actually succeeded, Panelist Predictions: how will Bush redecorate the White House?

2007-08-18

NPR DB ID: 137
Scorekeeper
Guest: Korva Coleman
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Chosen: Mo Rocca
Correct: Mo Rocca
Description
Who's Korva This Time?, Bluff the Listener about boosting prison inmate morale, Not My Job about fringe political candidates, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what is next for Karl Rove after he leaves the White House?

2012-08-18

NPR DB ID: 760
Scorekeeper
Legendary Anchorman
Guest: Bill Kurtis
Panelists
Guests
Bluff
Correct: Faith Salie
Description
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about struggling businesses improving customer service, Not My Job about Julia Child, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will President Obama choose as his running mate if he were to drop Vice President Biden?
Notes

Another three-way tie. Although Paula did not win outright in this game, Paula's winning streak is now up to six games.

In the edited version of the show, they only included five of Paula's questions for the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round; in which, Paula answered four of those correctly.

2018-08-18

Best Of NPR DB ID: 1073
Scorekeeper
I'm the shirt that doesn't cling too tight. I'm Bill-owy
Description
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring a revisit of some favorite Not My Job guest interviews