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Newark, NJ (Prudential Hall at New Jersey Performing Arts Center)Peter Sagal "Earth's last living centaur" Bill Kurtis 
Adam Felber: 16 (4/6)
Faith Salie: 15 (3/6)
Mo Rocca: 12 (2/5)
Chosen: Adam Felber
Correct: Adam Felber
Max Weinberg: 2
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a chance to win a really unusual prize, Not My Job about wonderful and interesting things about New Jersey, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: after switching to selling cookies online, what will the Girl Scouts do next?
Mo Rocca returns back to Wait Wait in only the way that Mo can: with his numerous wild and meandering guess during the second panel round. It got to the point where, I think, Adam yelled "Bill take away a point!" when Mo made a "hail Mary" of a guess.

During Mo's Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round, while Mo was trying to figure out the answer to the last question, Faith Salie said, "this is where the lightning round becomes an electrical storm". Adam Felber said it was more like a Van de Graaff generator.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Half-anchor, half-man" Bill Kurtis 
Charlie Pierce: 16 (4/6)
Tom Bodett: 14 (2/6)
Shelby Fero: 7 (3/2)
Chosen: Charlie Pierce
Correct: Shelby Fero
Sir Patrick Stewart: 3
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a surprising new way to meet someone face-to-face, Not My Job about G.I. Joe, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will Prince William and Kate bring back as a souvenir to the Queen of England?
At the beginning of the Bluff the Listener round, Bill Kurtis stated the name of the game, "Come here often, Ellie?", Ellie (the listener contestant) responded with "I'm sorry?".

During the Not My Job interview, Sir Patrick Stewart said "Space, the final frontier" in a French accent.

There was no gong sound before, during or after Charlie Pierce's last Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank question denoting it was the last question.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "All about that bass, about that bass..." Bill Kurtis 
Roxanne Roberts: 16 (4/6)
Paula Poundstone: 14 (2/6)
Maz Jobrani: 13 (3/5)
Chosen: Roxanne Roberts
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Jenny Slate: 2
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about someone ignoring all the warning signs while reaching for the stars, Not My Job about Jennifer Lopez, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will be appointed as Ambassador to Cuba?
Two of Paula Poundstone's Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round questions dealt with shoplifting and the answer of "Shop with a Cop". Paula didn't answer the first one correctly, but correctly answered the second one. The edited version of the show only had Paula answering five questions correctly versus six according to Bill Kurtis. The sixth one was probably edited it out for time.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Height-weight proportionate" Bill Kurtis 
Mike Birbiglia
Adam Felber
Amy Dickinson
Brian Babylon
Bobcat Goldthwait
Charlie Pierce
Cindy Chupack
Paula Poundstone
P.J. O'Rourke
Alonzo Bodden
Luke Burbank
Tom Bodett
Roxanne Roberts
Mo Rocca
Maz Jobrani
Kyrie O'Connor
Faith Salie
Jessi Klein
Hannibal Buress
Rosie Perez
Chosen: (N/A)
Correct: (N/A)
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Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring favorite stories and moments from 2014, part one
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