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San Diego, CA (San Diego Civic Theatre)Peter Sagal "Stay classy, San Diego" Bill Kurtis 
Jessi Klein: 11 (3/4)
Luke Burbank: 11 (3/4)
Helen Hong: 10 (2/4)
Chosen: Luke Burbank
Correct: Luke Burbank
Tony Hawk: 2
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about unimoons, Not My Job about fancy birds, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: after the college admission bribing scandal, how will Hollywood celebrities get their kids into college?
The third Not My Job question was in regards to a bird beating up David Attenborough while filming a BBC documentary. The correct answer for all three Not My Job questions are: B, B, C.

For Helen Hong's sixth Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank question, she first answered "chicken" but then changed it to "turkey". Peter Sagal gave her the point because he knew her parents would be unhappy.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Lay me down for a triple word score. I'm Scra-Bill" Bill Kurtis 
Adam Felber: 14 (2/6)
Roxanne Roberts: 14 (2/6)
Peter Grosz: 14 (4/5)
Chosen: Peter Grosz
Correct: Peter Grosz
Ruth E. Carter: 2
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about one of the greatest questions in the world being answered, Not My Job about Garfield, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: who will be the next young billionaire?
Adam Felber's fifth Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank question was about a Chicago Bears signing a new kicker named Chris Blewitt. Adam had a couple of guesses before Peter Sagal asked Peter Grosz, who knew the correct answer and was given a ding. Even so, Peter Grosz did not get credit for that answer; thus, all three panelists finished the game in a three-way tie.

Bill Kurtis stated that a three-way tie has "never happened before"; in which, Peter Sagal said, "Bill, you say that every time that happens".
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Let me toss your salad. I'm, I'm Bill-samic vinaigrette" Bill Kurtis 
Faith Salie: 14 (2/6)
Paula Poundstone: 12 (2/5)
Tom Bodett: 11 (3/4)
Chosen: Tom Bodett
Correct: Tom Bodett
Aaron Sorkin: 1
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about pickles coming to the rescue, Not My Job about hot wings, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the thing everyone will be talking about at next year's Oscars?
During the first panel round, Faith Salie said "We'll turn the light off for you" as a twist on the Motel 6 tagline: "We'll leave the light on for you"; which, was coined by Tom Bodett.

All three of the choices for the third Not My Job question were correct.

Six of the eight Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank questions asked to Paula Poundstone made it into the edited version of the show. Of those six questions, Paula answered four correct and two incorrect. Bill Kurtis said that Paula answered five correct; which, means that the fifth one would have been one of the two questions that were edited out.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "I don't know if Beale Street could talk; but, Bill Street can" Bill Kurtis 
Amy Dickinson
Adam Felber
Hari Kondabolu
Faith Salie
Paula Poundstone
Peter Grosz
Helen Hong
Roy Blount, Jr.
Luke Burbank
Mo Rocca
Roxanne Roberts
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Pete Buttigieg: 3
Nina Totenberg and Robert Siegel: 2
Sarah Brightman: 2
John Grisham: 2
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring favorite moments from recent shows
The Bluff the Listener segment included in this show was from the 2018-12-15 show; and, thus, the chosen and correct bluff information will not be included for this show.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Roses are red, pickles are dill. My last name's Kurtis. My middle name's Danger" Bill Kurtis 
Luke Burbank: 13 (3/5)
Alonzo Bodden: 9 (3/3)
Maeve Higgins: 4 (2/1)
Chosen: Maeve Higgins
Correct: Maeve Higgins
Matt Smith: 2
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a mother that might have gone a bit too far, Not My Job about Prince, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: how will Amazon get back at New York for rejecting them?
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Savannah, GA (Savannah Civic Center)Peter Sagal "Hey there Georgia, I'll take a bite of your juicy peach" Bill Kurtis 
Roxanne Roberts: 15 (3/6)
Peter Grosz: 15 (3/6)
Mo Rocca: 9 (3/3)
Chosen: Peter Grosz
Correct: Peter Grosz
Stacey Abrams: 3
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about an unsolved mystery, Not My Job about bromances, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be next year's Super Bowl half-time show?
Another instance of Mo Rocca using the topic of dingoes in Australia being used in a Bluff the Listener story; but, this time, there is a twist!

The audience shouted out "B" while Stacey Abrams was trying to come up with an answer for the first Not My Job question and shouted out even louder when she first chose "A". She changed her answer to "B", which was correct. For the second Not My Job question, Peter Sagal gave her a strong hint of which answer was correct.

During the second panel round, Roxanne Roberts stole Mo Rocca's question. Mo would then steal Roxanne's question.

Another instance of all three panelists starting the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank segment in a three-way tie.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "I'm legendarily cold anchorman, Brrrgh Kurtis" Bill Kurtis 
Adam Felber: 19 (5/7)
Tom Bodett: 10 (4/3)
Maeve Higgins: 5 (3/1)
Chosen: Tom Bodett
Correct: Tom Bodett
Richard E. Grant: 1 *
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about the Millcreek Elementary Fourth Grade Science Fair, Not My Job about Ulsses S. Grant, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will we find under all of the ice and show when it finally melts?
For the 3rd Not My Job question, Richard E. Grant stuck with his answer of "B" even after Peter questioning his choice and jeering from the audience. When Peter Sagal asked how Richard did, Bill Kurtis said he would give Richard the win, in part for starring with Chicago-native Melissa McCarthy. The exception has been noted.

After Maeve Higgins gave her answer to her first Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank question and Peter saying that the correct answer was "Iran", Maeve then said "Iran" in hopes of getting the point. Meave would then repeat the "Iran" answer for the second question, which was not correct.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Bill the wall! Bill the wall! I'm Bill the Kurtis" Bill Kurtis 
Adam Burke: 12 (2/5)
Amy Dickinson: 12 (2/5)
Bim Adewunmi: 10 (4/3)
Chosen: Bim Adewunmi
Correct: Bim Adewunmi
Charles "Peanut" Tillman: 2
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a real American hero in the news, Not My Job about offending people, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be Rudy Giuliani's next job?
All three of the correct answers for the Not My Job segment where "C".
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Sorry Mitch McConnell, nobody blocks this Bill" Bill Kurtis 
Helen Hong: 19 (5/7)
Mo Rocca: 13 (3/5)
Alonzo Bodden: 11 (5/3)
Chosen: Alonzo Bodden
Correct: Helen Hong
Conan O'Brien: 1
Who's Bill This Time?, Bluff the Listener about a surprising effort to clean up the planet, Not My Job about hot cocoa, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next self-help trend?
When asked how Conan O'Brien did on the show, Bill Kurtis said that he would throw the score out because anything Conan says is right.

Mo Rocca really pulled a Mo Rocca during the Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank round when trying to come up with an answer for the 5th question. Alonzo Bodden would also try to pull a Mo Rocca for his second Lightning question. Peter Sagal also accepted Alonzo's answer of "collusion" for his first Lightning question.

Only five of Alonzo's eight Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank questions were included in the edited version of the show and Bill stated that Alonzo had three points. One of the three points would have been in one of the three questions that was cut out.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "I'm one of the legendary voices of the NPR credits" Chioke I'Anson
Roxanne Roberts: 18 (4/7)
Paula Poundstone: 14 (2/6)
Luke Burbank: 10 (2/4)
Chosen: Roxanne Roberts
Correct: Roxanne Roberts
Mike D'Antoni: 3
Who's Chioke This Time?, Bluff the Listener about problems specific to Dubai, Not My Job about a Mike, a Dan and a Tony, Listener Limerick Challenge, Panelist Predictions: what will be the next relevation from the world of literature?
For the second Not My Job question, Mike D'antoni asked if he could choose "D", all of the above. Peter Sagal accepted that answer since all three of the options were in fact correct.
Chicago, IL (Chase Auditorium)Peter Sagal "Hey Cast Away Tom Hanks, I'll be your friend. I'm Bill-son!" Bill Kurtis 
Helen Hong
Roy Blount, Jr.
Adam Felber
Paula Poundstone
Alonzo Bodden
Mo Rocca
Faith Salie
Bim Adewunmi
Peter Grosz
Amy Dickinson
Rashawn Scott
Roxanne Roberts
Tara Clancy
Tom Bodett
Adam Burke
Hari Kondabolu
Maeve Higgins
Chosen: Alonzo Bodden
Correct: Alonzo Bodden
LeVar Burton: 2
Uzo Aduba: 2
Best of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! featuring favorite interviews and segments from 2018
The Bluff the Listener segment came from the 2018-12-07 live taping at Carnegie Hall in New York City, New York. Since that show did not air as a regular Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! show, I have noted the chosen and correct bluff information for this show.