Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

Saturdays at 11 am and Sundays at 4 pm
Peter Sagal & Carl Kasell

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For a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers, listen no further than Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!, the oddly informative news quiz from NPR. During each fast-paced, irreverent show, host Peter Sagal leads what might be characterized as the news Olympics. Callers, panelists, and guests compete by answering questions about the week's events, identifying impersonations, filling in the blanks at lightening speed, sniffing out fake news items, and deciphering limericks. Listeners vie for a chance to win the most coveted prize in radio: having official judge and scorekeeper Carl Kasell record the outgoing message on their home answering machine. Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is co-produced by NPR and Chicago Public Radio.

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Podcasts

  • Saturday, December 20, 2014 2:05pm

    Comedian Jenny Slate joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani, and Roxanne Roberts.

  • Saturday, December 13, 2014 2:03pm

    Actor Patrick Stewart joins us along with panelists Charlie Pierce, Shelby Fero, and Tom Bodett.

  • Saturday, December 6, 2014 2:03pm

    Max Weinberg, drummer with the E Street Band, joins us along with panelists Adam Felber, Faith Salie, and Mo Rocca.

  • Saturday, November 29, 2014 2:03pm

    A compliation of our favorite bits from recent shows, including violinist Itzhak Perlman, comedian Amy Schumer, as well as highlights from panelists Paula Poundstone and Maz Jobrani.

  • Saturday, November 22, 2014 2:04pm

    Andy Cohen joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Amy Dickinson, and P.J. O'Rourke.