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2010

(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
<Multiple>
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
Brian Williams: 2
Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! takes a look back at the year that was 2009.
(N/A)
Pasadena, CA (Pasadena Civic Auditorium)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Kyrie O'Connor: 15 (3/6)
Paul Provenza: 12 (2/5)
Paula Poundstone: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Kyrie O'Connor
Lucy Lawless: 0
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about odd international crimes, Not My Job about American inventors that recently passed away, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what big gadgets announced at next year's CES show?
As noted for the 2009-12-19 show, Peter made a correction to Andy Williams's Not My Job score due to the staff thinking that they made up an actual item sold in the SkyMall catalog.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Faith Salie: 15 (3/6)
Charlie Pierce: 14 (2/6)
Mo Rocca: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Faith Salie
They Might Be Giants: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about government growing too big, Not My Job about Andre the Giant, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: whose job will Jay Leno take over next?
When Peter Sagal was introducing the panelists for the show, he said "Mister Faith Salie" rather than "Ms. Faith Salie". This flub is poked fun of several times during the show.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Amy Dickinson: 13 (3/5)
Adam Felber: 13 (3/5)
P.J. O'Rourke: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Amy Dickinson
Mark Halperin: 2
Carl's Dream Machine, Bluff the Listener about hospitality innovations, Not My Job about the Prince of Seborga, Giorgio Carbone, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will Conan O'Brien next venture?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Roxanne Roberts: 19 (3/8)
Luke Burbank: 17 (3/7)
Tom Bodett: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Luke Burbank
Neil Sedaka: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about bad news for nerds, Not My Job about damaged masterpieces, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will Apple's next amazing product?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Adam Felber: 14 (4/5)
Mo Rocca: 12 (2/5)
Julia Sweeney: 10 (2/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Adam Felber
Steven Chu: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about intellectual property theft, Not My Job about sport's biggest losers, The Washington Generals, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will Don't Ask, Don't Tell be replaced with?
(N/A)
Houston, TX (Brown Theatre)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Kyrie O'Connor: 17 (3/7)
Tom Bodett: 16 (4/6)
Paula Poundstone: 14 (2/6)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Kyrie O'Connor
Annise Parker: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about troubles caused by having too much technology, Not My Job about other famous Houstons, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be discovered underneath the thick blanket of show on top of Washington DC, after it melts?
During the opening panelist round and the discussion of food serving portions, Paula went into Pop Tarts almost in the same manner has one of her HBO specials.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Tom Bodett
Paula Poundstone
Julia Sweeney
Adam Felber
Roxanne Roberts
Mo Rocca
Roy Blount, Jr.
Faith Salie
Paul Provenza
Charlie Pierce
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
Ed Helms: 1
Tony Hawk: 2
Susie Essman: 2
Reed Timmer: 2
Ashley Judd: 2
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring recent Not My Job segments.
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Jean Cochran 
Roxanne Roberts: 18 (4/7)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 14 (2/6)
Charlie Pierce: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roy Blount, Jr.
George Stephanopoulos: 2
Who's Jean this Time?, Bluff the Listener about creative debt relief, Not My Job about Mr. Snuffleupagus, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what new sport will make its debut at the next Olympic Games?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Luke Burbank: 14 (4/5)
Kyrie O'Connor: 14 (2/6)
Paula Poundstone: 10 (2/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Paula Poundstone
Tony Shalhoub: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about unlikely automation, Not My Job about nuns, Johnny Weir defends figure staking, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will bring their kids to work next?
(N/A)
New Orleans, LA (Mahalia Jackson Theater of the Performing Arts)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Amy Dickinson: 13 (3/5)
Mo Rocca: 11 (1/5)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 9 (3/3)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Mo Rocca
George Porter, Jr: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about new fad diets, Not My Job about parking meters, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will be the next person to reveal odd enthusiasm?
Mo was muttering this thoughts about the three possible answers for the second Not My Job question, in which Peter said that they can hear him. Another show in which all of the correct answers for the Not My Job round were the second answer.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Charlie Pierce: 15 (3/6)
Faith Salie: 14 (2/6)
Paul Provenza: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Charlie Pierce
Paddy Maloney: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about how being a sports fan saved someone's life, Not My Job about NCAA mascots, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next big story when Tiger Woods plays at next month's Masters?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Roxanne Roberts: 17 (3/7)
Tom Bodett: 13 (3/5)
Keegan-Michael Key: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Michael Lewis (Author): 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Not My Job about new ways to use food that don't involve eating it, Not My Job about interesting uses of lasers, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what unexpected outcomes will result of passing the Health Care Bill?
Joe Biden's fleeting expletive is fodder for jokes this week. Carl Kasell's attempt of making ray gun sounds leads to hillarity.
Houston, TX (Brown Theatre)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Kyrie O'Connor: 15 (3/6)
Paula Poundstone: 12 (2/5)
Tom Bodett: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Tom Bodett
Billy Gibbons and Dusty Hill of ZZ Top: 2
Lifestyles of the Rich and Despicable, Bluff the Listener about hard times for the rich, Not My Job about Hetty Green, the Witch of Wall Street, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will cause the next financial crisis?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Adam Felber: 17 (3/7)
Kyrie O'Connor: 16 (2/7)
Luke Burbank: 15 (3/6)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Luke Burbank
Felipe Rose and David Hodo of The Village People: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about when bigger isn't always better, Not My Job about other jobs in The Village People, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what big treaty will President Obama sign next?
(N/A)
St. Louis, MO (Powell Symphony Hall)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Roxanne Roberts: 15 (3/6)
Mo Rocca: 14 (2/6)
Charlie Pierce: 14 (4/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Kurt Warner: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about things that are being done with snail mail but not with e-mail, Not My Job about soft drinks, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will Larry King marry next?
Sir Mix-a-Lot was a special guest for the second panelist round and was asked about banker's take of "Baby Got Back". Mo tried to get Peter and Carl to accept "cattle" as a valid answer for a flock of "sheep", but the attempted failed humorously. When Peter was providing story behind that question, he said "the two men have been in the lam(b) -- haha!" which lead to even more laughter.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
P.J. O'Rourke: 14 (2/6)
Tom Bodett: 11 (3/4)
Paula Poundstone: 10 (2/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: P.J. O'Rourke
Buster Olney: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about ways technology is not making dating easier, Not My Job about lesser-known aspects of Mark Twain, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next item to be left behind at a bar?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Amy Dickinson: 12 (2/5)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 12 (2/5)
Keegan-Michael Key: 10 (4/3)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Keegan-Michael Key
Jerry Weintraub: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about famous people with second careers, Not My Job about terrible jobs, Listener Limericks Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will really happen with aliens come to Earth?
(N/A)
Colorado Springs, CO (Pikes Peak Center)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Faith Salie: 18 (4/7)
Tom Bodett: 14 (2/6)
Paul Provenza: 14 (2/6)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Paul Provenza
Lt. General Michael Gould: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about people being denied of justice, Not My Job about Britain's oldest public school, Eton College, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next man-made disaster?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Amy Dickinson: 14 (2/6)
Paula Poundstone: 13 (3/5)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roy Blount, Jr.
Ice-T: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about libraries becoming more modern, Not My Job about pantyhose, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what shocking relevation will be exposed during Elena Kagen's confirmation hearings?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Roxanne Roberts
Charlie Pierce
Roy Blount, Jr.
Mo Rocca
Amy Dickinson
Adam Felber
Tom Bodett
Luke Burbank
Faith Salie
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
They Might Be Giants: 1
George Porter, Jr: 2
Branford Marsalis: 0
Neil Sedaka: 2
Joseph "Rev Run" Simmons: 0
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring Not My Job segments of famous musicians.
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Mo Rocca: 15 (3/6)
Roxanne Roberts: 15 (3/6)
Charlie Pierce: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Mo Rocca
Bettye LaVette: 2
Carl Kasell's Must See TV, Bluff the Listener about successful alternative plans, Not My Job about Sarah Ferguson, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: how well BP completely fix the oil spill?
(N/A)
Seattle, WA (Paramount Theatre)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Tom Bodett: 15 (3/6)
Luke Burbank: 15 (3/6)
Paula Poundstone: 14 (2/6)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Tom Bodett
Tom Robbins: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about unique uses of music, Not My Job about self-help guru Tony Robbins, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will finally make President Barack Obama enraged?
The chanting of "Luuuuuuke" returns, in which Luke said, "they're not booing, I don't think", just like when he first substituted for Peter Sagal.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Charlie Pierce: 14 (2/6)
Paula Poundstone: 14 (4/5)
Roxanne Roberts: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Paula Poundstone
Robert Klein: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about conspiracy theories about President Obama, Not My Job about the World Cup's history, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what surprise will come out of the World Cup?
Carl Kasell: "GOOOOOOAL!"
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Peter Grosz: 13 (3/5)
Amy Dickinson: 12 (4/4)
Tom Bodett: 10 (2/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Amy Dickinson
Dr. Sanjay Gupta: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about people saying "no" at work, Not My Job about sausage, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will BP do next to make the situation worse than it is?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Adam Felber: 17 (3/7)
Kyrie O'Connor: 14 (4/5)
Mo Rocca: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Adam Felber
Ann Bancroft: 2
Detention with Carl, Bluff the Listener about celebrities abusing their fame, Not My Job about shark movies, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will President Obama fire next?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Paula Poundstone: 12 (4/4)
P.J. O'Rourke: 10 (2/4)
Julia Sweeney: 7 (3/2)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Julia Sweeney
Molly Ringwald: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about wedding dress innovations, Not My Job about the late Senator Robert Byrd, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next big spy ring to be uncovered?
(N/A)

2010-07-10

Best Of
Repeat of 2009-08-29
Minneapolis, MN (State Theatre)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Paula Poundstone
Paul Provenza
Adam Felber
Roxanne Roberts
Tom Bodett
Mo Rocca
Kyrie O'Connor
Charlie Pierce
Sue Ellicott
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
Michael Pollan: 2
Craig Ferguson: 1
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!, featuring favorite moments as requested by listeners.
Repeat of 2009-08-29 show.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Kyrie O'Connor: 16 (2/7)
Mo Rocca: 15 (3/6)
Charlie Pierce: 15 (3/6)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Kyrie O'Connor
Pete Carroll: 0
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about frugal summer fun, Not My Job About foosball, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will be the next great villian?
The panelist had fun with both BPs (British Petroleum and Bristol Palin) when asked about safety and caps.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Roxanne Roberts: 15 (3/6)
Keegan-Michael Key: 13 (3/5)
Adam Felber: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Craig Finn: 3
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about new mail innovations, Not My Job about space flight, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next shocking tape to come out from Washington DC?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Paul Provenza: 15 (3/6)
Amy Dickinson: 15 (3/6)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Paul Provenza
Maz Jobrani: 3
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about rock stars acting like primadonnas, Not My Job about baseball players injured in stupid ways, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next big leak?
The panelists had fun interrupting Peter when he tried to introduce the first listener and the panelists.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Faith Salie: 14 (2/6)
Luke Burbank: 12 (2/5)
Adam Felber: 8 (4/2)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Adam Felber
Caressa Cameron: 0
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about surprising fields of study, Not My Job about the three other Misses: Ms. Pac Man, Miss Cleo and Miss Piggy; Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what surprising move will the very, very rich do next?
The chanting of "Luuuuuuke" continues, in which Peter said "they are not booing, Mrs. Burbank, they are not booing" and Luke came back with "there has been some confusion around that". Miss America was booed when she provided a guess for her first question.

This was not Adam Felber's week for the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round, but did have fun: Cheese Doodles + Jesus = Cheesus.
(TBD)Peter Grosz Carl Kasell, SE 
Paula Poundstone: 15 (3/6)
Charlie Pierce: 13 (3/5)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Paula Poundstone
Kristen Schaal: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about changes coming to Las Vegas, Not My Job about the Grateful Dead, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: how will the former JetBlue flight attendant quit his next job?
(N/A)

2010-08-21

Repeat of 2010-04-03
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Kyrie O'Connor: 15 (3/6)
Paula Poundstone: 12 (2/5)
Tom Bodett: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Tom Bodett
Billy Gibbons and Dusty Hill of ZZ Top: 2
Lifestyles of the Rich and Despicable, Bluff the Listener about hard times for the rich, Not My Job about Hetty Green, the Witch of Wall Street, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will cause the next financial crisis?
Repeat of 2010-04-03 show.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
<Multiple>
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
Ice-T: 2
Tony Shalhoub: 1
Tom Robbins: 2
The second annual listener's request show, includes: Carl's special effects, Ice-T, Peter's Listener Limerick Challenge intro puns, Tony Shalhoub, Paula Poundstone on faucets and Avatar, Mo Rocca and his answer guessing mashup, public radio pick-up lines and Tom Robbins.
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Korva Coleman 
Adam Felber: 18 (4/7)
Roxanne Roberts: 15 (3/6)
Maz Jobrani: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Meghan McCain: 2
A Casual Encounter With The Week's News, Bluff the Listener about unusual worker's comp claims, Not My Job about food at state fairs, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next big renovation at the White House?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Tom Bodett: 16 (4/6)
Peter Grosz: 14 (2/6)
Faith Salie: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Peter Grosz
Lisa Lampanelli: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about civic improvement, Not My Job about American etiquette, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what book will be the next target for book burning?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Paula Poundstone: 14 (4/5)
Paul Provenza: 12 (2/5)
Luke Burbank: 9 (3/3)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Luke Burbank
Mary Roach: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about failed summer vacations, Not My Job about Super Mario, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: with Oprah's announcement of taking her audience to Australia, what will Oprah do to top that?
The chanting of "Luuuuuuke" continues when Peter introduced this week's panelists.

One of the panelists made the sound of Pac Man dying when Carl announced that Mary Roach only answered one of three questions correctly even though the topic was Super Mario Bros.
Oklahoma City, OK (Oklahoma City Civic Center)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Charlie Pierce: 16 (4/6)
Mo Rocca: 14 (2/6)
Kyrie O'Connor: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Charlie Pierce
Delmar Smith: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about innovative political campaigns, Not My Job about tailoring for rhinestone cowboys, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will become the next judge on American Idol?
One word: Uranus.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Amy Dickinson: 17 (3/7)
Alonzo Bodden: 14 (2/6)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roy Blount, Jr.
Mac McCaughan: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about highly problematic hotels, Not My Job about Kenny G, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what surprising place will NPR be heard next?
Simulated Russ Feingold was brought on for Peter to apologize for an error in which Peter said that Senator Feingold had used a green screen to super-impose his home in an ad. In actuality, the Senator had actually filmed the ad on location. The Simulated Senator renamed Wisconsin to Peterconsin.
New York City, NY (Carnegie Hall)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Roxanne Roberts: 15 (3/6)
Tom Bodett: 13 (3/5)
Charlie Pierce: 10 (2/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Tom Bodett
Michael Bloomberg: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about new twists on the dating scene, Not My Job about the Duke of Windsor, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will CNN pair up next, after pairing up Parker and Spitzer?
(N/A)

2010-10-16

Repeat of 2009-12-26
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Adam Felber: 15 (3/6)
Roxanne Roberts: 15 (3/6)
Mo Rocca: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Adam Felber
George Takei: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about family feuds, Not My Job about modern childbirth, Listener Limericks Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next parenting trend that will sweep the nation?
Repeat of 2009-12-26 show.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Peter Grosz: 16 (2/7)
Kyrie O'Connor: 16 (4/6)
Mo Rocca: 16 (2/7)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Mo Rocca
Dick Van Dyke: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about an incident on C-SPAN, Not My Job about a Dick, a van and a dyke, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be this year's hottest Halloween costume?
Dick Van Dyke sung the words to the theme for The Dick Van Dyke Show. Another three-way tie! Mo Rocca asked when was the last time there was a three-way tie, it was on 2008-09-27, in which Kyrie and Mo were tied with Tom Bodett with 14 points.
Philadelphia, PA (Academy of Music)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
P.J. O'Rourke: 17 (3/7)
Amy Dickinson: 15 (3/6)
Tom Bodett: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Amy Dickinson
Bobby McFerrin: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about unlikely film adaptations, Not My Job about unhappiness, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the big surprise that will come out in the upcoming elections?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Roxanne Roberts: 17 (3/7)
Charlie Pierce: 14 (2/6)
Mo Rocca: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Charlie Pierce
Elvis Costello: 2
What Do You Mean I Can't Say That?, Bluff the Listener about vacations abroad that had gone wrong, Not My Job about figure skater Elvis Stojko, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the first thing that the new bipartisan government agree on?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Tom Bodett: 15 (3/6)
Kyrie O'Connor: 15 (3/6)
Alonzo Bodden: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Alonzo Bodden
Tina Sloan: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Fake Interview With A Real President, Bluff the Listener about mobile phone apps that shouldn't have been made, Not My Job about musical operas, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what souvenir will President Obama bring back after his trip to Asia?
At the end of the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round, in which Tom and Kyrie tied for first, Peter tried to make Alonzo feel better by saying that he "can move up to second". Technically, when two people tie for first, the next person actually is ranked third, not second, per standard competition ranking. Yep, a bit pedantic, but us geeks need to stay true :)
Las Vegas, NV (Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Adam Felber: 15 (3/6)
Paula Poundstone: 10 (2/4)
Faith Salie: 9 (3/3)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Adam Felber
Wayne Newton: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about unlikely inspirations of self-help improvements, Not My Job about other famous Newtons, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the best gift given at the upcoming royal wedding?
(N/A)

2010-11-27

Best Of
Repeat of 2009-08-22
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
<Multiple>
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
Kevin Fitzgerald: 3
Bob Freer: 0
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!, featuring great animal-inspired moments.
Repeat of the 2009-08-22 show.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Luke Burbank: 19 (3/8)
Paula Poundstone: 14 (2/6)
Roxanne Roberts: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Mike Rowe: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about about children following their famous parent's footsteps, Not My Job about Mr. Clean, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will the next Wikileaks document release reveal?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Maz Jobrani: 14 (4/5)
Roy Blount, Jr.: 14 (2/6)
Amy Dickinson: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Roy Blount, Jr.
Steve Wozniak: 2
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about solving minor problems in extreme ways, Not My Job about apples, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be President Obama's next compromise?
(N/A)
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Adam Felber: 19 (3/8)
Kyrie O'Connor: 14 (2/6)
Peter Grosz: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: Adam Felber
Alan Menken: 1
Who's Carl This Time?, Bluff the Listener about making Christmas more environmentally friendly, Not My Job about terrible gifts, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will be next year's Time Magazine's Person of the Year?
Fun word of the week: Porking. When Peter was providing the choices for the third Not My Job question, Peter said "key" rather than "C". Peter used the word "rhyme" a couple too many times during his punny Listener Limerick Challenge quip.
(TBD)Peter Sagal Carl Kasell, SE 
Peter Grosz
Kyrie O'Connor
Mo Rocca
Luke Burbank
Paula Poundstone
Adam Felber
Paul Provenza
Amy Dickinson
Charlie Pierce
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
Dick Van Dyke: 2
Tony Shalhoub: 1
Denis Leary: 1
John Hodgman: 2
Amy Sedaris: 1
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!, featuring a look back at some great Not My Job segments.
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