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News Clues

News Clues is a weekly news quiz with your hosts Alex and Piper who try to stump each other with the weirdest news of the week.

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News Clues Episode 65

It's the summer of shorties! Sheboygan serial blanks, London Zoo Pride, Clam bake, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

6mins

5 Jul 2019

Rank #1

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News Clues Episode 64

We're having a heated episode ad try not to melt. YAY SUMMER!!! :/ Town exorcism, Hong Kong housing discounts, Marijuana Pepsi, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

9mins

28 Jun 2019

Rank #2

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News Clues Episode 62

Yes, you've read right! The news might not go on vacation, but we do! Alex is off to Oz, Down Under, the place that gave us Chris Hemsworth's beautiful ... hair. Yes. Hair. We will see you with a regular show right back on this spot on June 21st! === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

5mins

31 May 2019

Rank #3

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News Clues Episode 61

WOOO longform intro sketches "spoiler warning*! WOOO new Spit Take music! And everything old is new again with World of Warcraft, a new type of restaurant, Stranger Things 3 brings back something from the dead, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

13mins

24 May 2019

Rank #4

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News Clues Episode 60

We're suuuuuper relaxed this week because really we need to escape everything. EVERYTHING. On today's show we'll discover who Australians trust most in politics, what item of clothing better comes with biscuits, what's up with Game of Thrones, and more! Update: By the time this publishes over 500.000 people took the time to do sign the petition. *facepalm* Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

12mins

17 May 2019

Rank #5

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News Clues Episode 59

We've been cursed by Ryan Reynolds, discover what someone kept in a jar for 22 years, can rest knowing that Facebook's AI only gets weirdly specific, all that and more while half of us melts in the heat already! Dance with us! Share our leg pain and sweat stains! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

10mins

10 May 2019

Rank #6

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News Clues Episode 58

It's the longest Spit Take ever, we discover the mysteries of the past, learn how to run a marathon in style, and more! Word(s) of the Week WITH DOGS video Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

12mins

3 May 2019

Rank #7

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News Clues Episode 57

With dogs edition! Piper's dogs were hanging around and are now the official mascots of the show. Florida Man is back in full force, parrots are trained in nefarious ways, and more! Here's the amazing ad from the Words of the Week Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

13mins

26 Apr 2019

Rank #8

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News Clues Episode 56

It's the antihistamine edition! This week we're finding out why the Antiques Roadshow is actually interesting, what not to do on Facebook Live, and what to sign up for if you've ever heard of Pinterest. Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

16mins

19 Apr 2019

Rank #9

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News Clues Episode 55

Everyone is talking about Game of Thrones and the black hole this week and we are no exception. We're also asking riveting questions like why a tram was late, what to do with all the money you have as an anonymous millionaire, and why we want to be back in High School in about 9 states. Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

14mins

12 Apr 2019

Rank #10

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News Clues Episode 54

Part two of our birthday bash! It's all about the Garfield phones, a giant new building in Denmark, a rising car crime, some announcements, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

14mins

5 Apr 2019

Rank #11

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News Clues Episode 52

This week's sketch was inspired by Piper's (temporary) neighbors, Alex has an extra quiz up his sleeve, we find a new use for smartphones, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

16mins

22 Mar 2019

Rank #12

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News Clues Episode 51

We're over the hump to get to episode 100! Alex finds out about what's really going on with all these News Clues lab products, women's soccer rules, biblical feats, power outages, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === Support News Clues! With a coffee - ko-fi.com/newsclues With a little more than a coffee - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues Or support our cause - https://www.extra-life.org/team/newsclues

14mins

15 Mar 2019

Rank #13

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News Clues Episode 49

Welcome to March! We're only a month away from our first birthday, come be a guest on it! This week we learn about light rail companions, Amazon mysteries, very prude homeowners, what very important thing needs to go into space, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word(s) of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === You can support the show! Ko-Fi - ko-fi.com/newsclues Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues

14mins

1 Mar 2019

Rank #14

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News Clues Episode 48

This week we're looking for the perfect cookie, find out what it takes to go to Mars, serve humble pie for politicians, and more! Also did you ever look for something that was the perfect fit and then finally found it and it was oh-so-satisfying? That was me with the fog horn sound this week. Remember to send in your guess for the Word(s) of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === You can support the show! Ko-Fi - ko-fi.com/newsclues Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues

13mins

22 Feb 2019

Rank #15

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News Clues Episode 47

It's time for another News Clues product straight from the lab! We also dig into Valentine's activities, who you shouldn't scam as a scammer, a new dating service, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word(s) of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === You can support the show! Ko-Fi - ko-fi.com/newsclues Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues

14mins

15 Feb 2019

Rank #16

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News Clues Episode 46

We can't believe we got Gwyneth Paltrow for the intro sketch, find out how to warm up a car, where someone's USB drive was, what kids do now that Beanie Baby chat rooms are too old school, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === You can support the show! Ko-Fi - ko-fi.com/newsclues Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues

15mins

8 Feb 2019

Rank #17

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News Clues Episode 45

News cold as ice, chicken nuggets, Minnesooooota, The Legend of Zelda, confessions in the bloopers, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === You can support the show! Ko-Fi - ko-fi.com/newsclues Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues

14mins

1 Feb 2019

Rank #18

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News Clues Episode 44

ROBBED! Gooey, gooey mummy juice returns and so do adorable gay penguins! Why did you go to the FBI today, who's going to be the next Children's book star, and more! Remember to send in your guess for the Word of the Week to newscluespod at gmail dot com === You can support the show! Ko-Fi - ko-fi.com/newsclues Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues

14mins

25 Jan 2019

Rank #19

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News Clues Episode 37

What now, Bethesda? Why did a Captain get pulled over in a boat? What didn't make the cut for B&N's Christmas shopping list? And more! === You can support the show! Ko-Fi - ko-fi.com/newsclues Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/newsclues

12mins

8 Dec 2018

Rank #20