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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

Rank #8 in Comedy category

Comedy
Games & Hobbies
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NPR's weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring out what's real and what we've made up.

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NPR's weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring out what's real and what we've made up.

iTunes Ratings

18227 Ratings
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Best podcast ever

By danayaks - Feb 16 2019
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Even better than car talk. I’d give it a bill-ion stars.

Best show ever

By wait wait do tell - Feb 05 2019
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You will never stop listening and loving it

iTunes Ratings

18227 Ratings
Average Ratings
15685
1071
451
329
691

Best podcast ever

By danayaks - Feb 16 2019
Read more

Even better than car talk. I’d give it a bill-ion stars.

Best show ever

By wait wait do tell - Feb 05 2019
Read more

You will never stop listening and loving it

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

Rank #8 in Comedy category

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NPR's weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring out what's real and what we've made up.

Top Episodes

Most Popular Episodes of Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

Rank #1: Beastie Boys Mike D and Ad Rock

Dec 22 2018
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Mike D and Ad Rock of the Beastie Boys join us, along with panelists Maeve Higgins, Roxanne Roberts, and Adam Felber.

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Rank #2: Best of Not My Job

Nov 24 2018
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This Thanksgiving, we revisit our interviews with Cyndi Lauper, Bassem Youseff, Mayim Bialik, David Wise, and Bradley Whitford.

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Rank #3: Anna Kendrick

Sep 15 2018
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Actress Anna Kendrick joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, PJ O'Rourke and Negin Farsad.

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Rank #4: Aaron Gordon

Nov 17 2018
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Aaron Gordon of the Orlando Magic joins us, along with panelists Tara Clancy, Mo Rocca, and Adam Felber.

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Rank #5: Seth Meyers & Year In Review Part 1

Dec 29 2018
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Seth Meyers joins us, and we look back on some of the amazing fun we had in 2018.

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Rank #6: Conan O'Brien

Jan 19 2019
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Conan O'Brien, late night TV host, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Helen Hong, and Alonzo Bodden.

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Rank #7: Best of Not My Job

Oct 13 2018
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Scott Kelly, Edie Falco, Austan Goolsbee, and Governor John Kasich are featured, as well as some of our panelists.

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Rank #8: Sarah Brightman

Nov 10 2018
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Sarah Brightman, soprano, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Roxanne Roberts, and Luke Burbank.

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Rank #9: John Grisham

Oct 20 2018
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John Grisham, novelist, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Amy Dickinson, and Hari Kondobolu.

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Rank #10: Mike D'Antoni

Jan 12 2019
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Mike D'Antoni, NBA head coach, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Roxanne Roberts, and Luke Burbank.

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Rank #11: Jenny Han

Sep 08 2018
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Jenny Han, author, joins us along with panelists Helen Hong, Adam Burke, and Maeve Higgins.

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Rank #12: Charles Tillman

Jan 26 2019
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Charles "Peanut" Tillman, former NFL cornerback, joins us, along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Bim Adewunmi, and Adam Burke.

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Rank #13: Ellie Kemper

Oct 06 2018
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Ellie Kemper, the Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt herself, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Roxanne Roberts, and Peter Grosz.

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Rank #14: Aly Raisman

Sep 22 2018
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Aly Raisman, Olympic Gold Medalist, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Tara Clancy, and Adam Burke.

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Rank #15: Jon Hamm

Sep 29 2018
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Jon Hamm, actor, joins us along with panelists Maz Jobrani, Jessi Klein, and Alonzo Bodden.

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Rank #16: Peter Farrelly

Dec 01 2018
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Peter Farrelly, producer, joins us along with panelists Bim Adewunmi, Brian Babylon, and Tom Papa.

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Rank #17: Wait Wait Naked and Ashamed: The Production Staff

Dec 11 2018
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On this week's episode, Faith talks with the show's staff about job hazards, and we discover Peter's favorite day of the week. With Ian Chillag, Michael Danforth, Robert Neuhaus, Lorna White, Philip Goedicke, Miles Doornbos, Jennifer Mills, and Doug Berman.

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Rank #18: Kevin Kwan

Nov 03 2018
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Kevin Kwan, author of Crazy Rich Asians, joins us along with panelists Helen Hong, Adam Burke, and Faith Salie.

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Rank #19: Candice Bergen

Dec 08 2018
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Candice Bergen, actor, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Faith Salie, and Peter Grosz.

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Rank #20: Year in Review Part 2

Jan 05 2019
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We look back at important news stories of 2018, play a new bluff game, and revisit our time with Levar Burton and Uzo Aduba.

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Rank #1: Beastie Boys Mike D and Ad Rock

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Mike D and Ad Rock of the Beastie Boys join us, along with panelists Maeve Higgins, Roxanne Roberts, and Adam Felber.

Dec 22 2018
50 mins
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Rank #2: Best of Not My Job

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This Thanksgiving, we revisit our interviews with Cyndi Lauper, Bassem Youseff, Mayim Bialik, David Wise, and Bradley Whitford.

Nov 24 2018
49 mins
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Rank #3: Anna Kendrick

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Actress Anna Kendrick joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, PJ O'Rourke and Negin Farsad.

Sep 15 2018
49 mins
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Rank #4: Aaron Gordon

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Aaron Gordon of the Orlando Magic joins us, along with panelists Tara Clancy, Mo Rocca, and Adam Felber.

Nov 17 2018
49 mins
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Rank #5: Seth Meyers & Year In Review Part 1

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Seth Meyers joins us, and we look back on some of the amazing fun we had in 2018.

Dec 29 2018
50 mins
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Rank #6: Conan O'Brien

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Conan O'Brien, late night TV host, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Helen Hong, and Alonzo Bodden.

Jan 19 2019
50 mins
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Rank #7: Best of Not My Job

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Scott Kelly, Edie Falco, Austan Goolsbee, and Governor John Kasich are featured, as well as some of our panelists.

Oct 13 2018
49 mins
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Rank #8: Sarah Brightman

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Sarah Brightman, soprano, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Roxanne Roberts, and Luke Burbank.

Nov 10 2018
49 mins
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Rank #9: John Grisham

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John Grisham, novelist, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Amy Dickinson, and Hari Kondobolu.

Oct 20 2018
49 mins
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Rank #10: Mike D'Antoni

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Mike D'Antoni, NBA head coach, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Roxanne Roberts, and Luke Burbank.

Jan 12 2019
49 mins
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Rank #11: Jenny Han

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Jenny Han, author, joins us along with panelists Helen Hong, Adam Burke, and Maeve Higgins.

Sep 08 2018
48 mins
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Rank #12: Charles Tillman

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Charles "Peanut" Tillman, former NFL cornerback, joins us, along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Bim Adewunmi, and Adam Burke.

Jan 26 2019
48 mins
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Rank #13: Ellie Kemper

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Ellie Kemper, the Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt herself, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Roxanne Roberts, and Peter Grosz.

Oct 06 2018
49 mins
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Rank #14: Aly Raisman

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Aly Raisman, Olympic Gold Medalist, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Tara Clancy, and Adam Burke.

Sep 22 2018
49 mins
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Rank #15: Jon Hamm

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Jon Hamm, actor, joins us along with panelists Maz Jobrani, Jessi Klein, and Alonzo Bodden.

Sep 29 2018
49 mins
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Rank #16: Peter Farrelly

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Peter Farrelly, producer, joins us along with panelists Bim Adewunmi, Brian Babylon, and Tom Papa.

Dec 01 2018
50 mins
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Rank #17: Wait Wait Naked and Ashamed: The Production Staff

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On this week's episode, Faith talks with the show's staff about job hazards, and we discover Peter's favorite day of the week. With Ian Chillag, Michael Danforth, Robert Neuhaus, Lorna White, Philip Goedicke, Miles Doornbos, Jennifer Mills, and Doug Berman.

Dec 11 2018
37 mins
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Rank #18: Kevin Kwan

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Kevin Kwan, author of Crazy Rich Asians, joins us along with panelists Helen Hong, Adam Burke, and Faith Salie.

Nov 03 2018
49 mins
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Rank #19: Candice Bergen

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Candice Bergen, actor, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Faith Salie, and Peter Grosz.

Dec 08 2018
50 mins
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Rank #20: Year in Review Part 2

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We look back at important news stories of 2018, play a new bluff game, and revisit our time with Levar Burton and Uzo Aduba.

Jan 05 2019
49 mins
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