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Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me! : About

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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Latest Stories from Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me!

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

Saturday, July 25 2015 10:00 PM

Vice Admiral Vivek Murthy, the Surgeon General of the U.S., joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Adam Felber, and Paula Poundstone.

Best of Not My Job

Saturday, July 18 2015 10:00 PM

We honor the moms, real and imagined, who have inspired us: Florence Henderson, Alice Cooper, Shirley Jones, Elizabeth Gilbert, and Dame Edna.

Terry Gross

Saturday, July 11 2015 10:00 PM

Terry Gross, public radio host, joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Peter Grosz, and Tom Bodett.

All Animal Edition

Saturday, July 04 2015 10:00 PM

Kevin Fitzgerald, Rich Schwartz, and our panelists share their love and wonder of the animal kingdom.

BONUS: Houston, We Have a Problem

Thursday, July 02 2015 12:11 AM

On this week's bonus podcast, astronaut Sunita Williams illustrates why NASA may be better off limiting the residents of the International Space Station to Tang and dehydrated ice cream.

Capt. Sunita (Sunny) Williams, astronaut

Saturday, June 27 2015 10:00 PM

Captain Sunny Williams, NASA astronaut, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani, and Alonzo Bodden.

Mindy Kaling

Saturday, June 20 2015 10:00 PM

Actress/Writer/Producer Mindy Kaling joins us along with panelists Luke Burbank, Charlie Pierce and Faith Salie.

Kim Kardashian

Saturday, June 13 2015 10:00 PM

"Not My Job" Guest Kim Kardashian West talks to guest host Mike Pesca along with panelists Maz Jobrani, Amy Dickinson and Peter Grosz.

Brian Grazer

Saturday, June 06 2015 10:00 PM

Brian Grazer, movie and television producer, joins us along with Greg Proops, Roxanne Roberts, and Tom Bodett.

Best of Not My Job

Saturday, May 30 2015 10:00 PM

We revisit some of our recent encounters with musicians, featuring Max Weinberg, Toni Braxton, George Clinton, Trombone Shorty, and Marky Ramone.