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Airs Saturdays at 11am on 93.9 FM and AM 820, and Sundays at 4pm on 93.9 FM

From the makers of Car Talk its Wait, Wait… Don't Tell Me! The NPR News Quiz, a fast-paced, fresh and funny look at current affairs and the week's events. Host Peter Sagal leads a group of guest panelists, NPR personalities and listeners through a series of games designed to test their knowledge of the week's news and their wit. NPR's renowned morning news reader, Carl Kasell, serves as judge and scorekeeper and the listeners play for the most coveted prize in public radio: Carl's voice on their home answering machines!

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Last updated: Thursday, October 02 2014 12:45 PM

Author Elizabeth Gilbert

Saturday, September 27 2014 06:03 PM

Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert plays a game about Dieting, Blasphemy and Hate. This week's panelists are Shelby Fero, Kyrie O'Connor and Tom Bodett.

Travel expert Rick Steves

Saturday, September 20 2014 06:03 PM

Wait Wait travels to the Paramount Theater in Seattle with panelists Luke Burbank, Maz Jobrani and Paula Poundstone. Travel expert Rick Steves answers three questions about people named Steve Ricks

Comedian Richard Lewis

Saturday, September 13 2014 09:59 PM

Comedian Richard Lewis joins us to play, and worry about playing, Not My Job. With panelists Brian Babylon, Roxanne Roberts, and Moshe Kasher.

Singer and Songwriter Loudon Wainwright III

Monday, September 08 2014 02:29 PM

Singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III is our celebrity guest along with panelists Adam Felber, Faith Salie and Mike Birbiglia.

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick

Monday, September 01 2014 05:15 PM

Governor Deval Patrick joins us on stage at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts, along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Adam Felber, and Roy Blount Jr. 

Wait Wait At The Zoo! Our Favorite Animal Stories And Guests

Friday, August 29 2014 12:13 AM

This week we take a break from the week's news and enjoy some favorite segments from our animal archives.

Best Of Not My Job With Tim Gunn, Alice Cooper, Mavis Staples And More

Friday, August 29 2014 12:13 AM

We take a break from the week's news and listen back to some favorite segments.

Summer Vacation Spectacular With John Waters, Roseanne Cash And More

Friday, August 29 2014 12:12 AM

We take a break from the week's news and listen back to some favorite segments.

Author Amy Tan

Friday, August 29 2014 12:12 AM

Recorded in San Francisco with Not My Job guest Amy Tan and panelists Alonzo Bodden, Paula Poundstone and Maz Jobrani.

Drag Queen Peaches Christ

Friday, August 29 2014 12:12 AM

Recorded in San Francisco with Not My Job guest Peaches Christ and panelists Luke Burbank, Amy Dickinson and Brian Babylon.