Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

Saturday 1:00 p.m.
  • Hosted by Peter Sagal

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. Callers, panelists, and guests compete by answering questions about the week's events, identifying impersonations, filling in the blanks at lightning speed, sniffing out fake news items, and deciphering limericks. 

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Lastly, let's listen back to an interview that is on point for a disaster of a year. We talked to Craig Fugate, who runs the Federal Emergency Management Agency back in May. And I asked him about his qualifications for the job.

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KURTIS: From NPR and WBEZ Chicago, this is WAIT WAIT... DON'T TELL ME, the NPR news quiz. I'm Bill Kurtis. And here is your host at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Chicago, Peter Sagal.

PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Thank you, Bill.

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

We here at WAIT WAIT... do what we do for one reason, and it has nothing to do with you. It's because we get to talk to famous people who otherwise would never give us the time of day.

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Prediction

Aug 13, 2016
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Lightning Fill In The Blank

Aug 13, 2016
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Limericks

Aug 13, 2016
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Lightning Fill-In-The-Blank

Aug 6, 2016
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Prediction

Aug 6, 2016
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Limericks

Aug 6, 2016
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Panel Round 2

Aug 6, 2016
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Who's Bill This Time

Aug 6, 2016
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Lightning Fill In The Blank

Jul 30, 2016
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Limericks

Jul 30, 2016
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Prediction

Jul 30, 2016
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