Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! http://wcqs.org en Not My Job: Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake Gets Quizzed On Winter Sports http://wcqs.org/post/not-my-job-arizona-sen-jeff-flake-gets-quizzed-winter-sports We've asked Flake to play a game called "Dude, that skijoring was sick!" Three questions about non-Olympic winter sports. Originally broadcast Feb. 15, 2014. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:27:00 +0000 editor 16915 at http://wcqs.org A New Study Says ... http://wcqs.org/post/new-study-says We listen back to a round of questions for our panel, in which Paula took certain issue with the scientific method. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:27:00 +0000 editor 16916 at http://wcqs.org Bluff The Listener http://wcqs.org/post/bluff-listener-12 Our panelists each tell us about a new way to turn away unwanted advances, only one of which is real. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:27:00 +0000 editor 16917 at http://wcqs.org Limericks http://wcqs.org/post/limericks-40 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Coming up, its Lightning Fill In The Blank, but first, it's our game where you have to listen for the rhyme. If you'd like to play on air, call or leave a message at our number. That's 1-888-WAIT-WAIT also known as 1-888-924-8924. You can always click the contact us link on our website, which is WaitWait.NPR.org. You can find out there about attending our weekly live shows that are here at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Chicago. And don't forget our upcoming show at Tanglewood in Lenox, Ma. on August 28. Get your tickets now. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:53:00 +0000 editor 16590 at http://wcqs.org Prediction http://wcqs.org/post/prediction-41 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now panel, what will we all do now that we can't go on the internet safely? Luke Burbank?<p>LUKE BURBANK: Resort to the unthinkable. Feeling our feelings for the briefest of moments.<p>(LAUGHTER)<p>SAGAL: I refuse. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:53:00 +0000 editor 16588 at http://wcqs.org Lightning Fill In The Blank http://wcqs.org/post/lightning-fill-blank-42 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now on to our final game, Lightning Fill in the Blank.<p>CHARLIE PIERCE: Now on to our final game, Lightning Fill in the Blank.<p>(LAUGHTER)<p>SAGAL: Each of our players will have 60 seconds in which to answer as many fill in the blank questions as they can. Each correct answer now worth two points. Carl, please can you give us the scores?<p>CARL KASELL, BYLINE: Luke Burbank has the lead, he has four points. Amy Dickinson and Charlie Pierce are tied for second, each has two.<p>SAGAL: So we have flipped a coin. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:53:00 +0000 editor 16589 at http://wcqs.org Prediction http://wcqs.org/post/prediction-40 Our panelists predict what will be the next major product recall. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 23:24:00 +0000 editor 16264 at http://wcqs.org Lightning Fill In The Blank http://wcqs.org/post/lightning-fill-blank-41 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now on to our final game - Lightning fill in the blank. Each of our players will have 60 seconds in which to answer as many fill in the blank questions as he or she can. Each correct answer now worth two points. Carl can you give us the scores?<p>CARL KASELL, BYLINE: Roxanne Roberts has the lead, Peter, she has four points. Paula Poundstone has three, P.J. O'Rourke has two.<p>SAGAL: P.J. you are in third place. The clock will start when I begin your first question, fill in the blank. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 23:24:00 +0000 editor 16265 at http://wcqs.org Limericks http://wcqs.org/post/limericks-39 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Coming up, its Lightning Fill in the Blank. But first, it's the game where you have to listen for the rhyme. If you'd like to play on-air, call or leave a message at one 1-888-WAIT-WAIT. That is 1-888-924-8924 or click the Contact Us link on our website, WaitWait.NPR.org. You can find out there about attending our weekly live shows right here at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Chicago.<p>And I'm proud to say, the tickets are now on sale for Carl Kassel's last show before he becomes our score keeper emeritus. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 23:24:00 +0000 editor 16266 at http://wcqs.org Prediction http://wcqs.org/post/prediction-39 Transcript <p>MIKE PESCA, HOST: <p>Now, panel, no more G-8. Sat, 29 Mar 2014 15:25:00 +0000 editor 15971 at http://wcqs.org