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Stark Raving Mad

Thursday, January 08, 2015

What do you think is "the worst"? Let comedian and top-notch ranter Lewis Black (The Daily Show) tell you what he thinks is the worst, from child beauty pageants to soy lattes to Donald Trump. Plus, sing pop songs with the grammatical tendencies of Cookie Monster, and a certain R. Kelly hit becomes "Me Believe Me Can Fly."

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AMA Bonus, Day 12: Lewis Black's Bar Mitzvah Debut

Monday, January 05, 2015

On the 12th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: Lewis Black's B ar Mitzvah gig story. 

Hear the full episode with Lewis Black starting this Thursday, Janaury 8th.

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AMA Bonus, Day 11: New York, I Love It When You're Mean

Sunday, January 04, 2015

On the 11th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: host Ophira Eisenberg and Julian Velard praising mean ol' NYC.

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A Prairie Home Companion

January 3, 2015: The News from Lake Wobegon

Saturday, January 03, 2015

"We got a little snow -- a little snow Monday night. What a beautiful snowfall it was, and not all that cold out." Unseasonably warm weather puts those who suffer from "Pump Handle Phobia" at ease. Plus, Mr. Hansen lends a hand around the neighborhood while his wife visits her sister in Florida, and reveals an unusual secret, in a monologue from January 2012.

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AMA Bonus, Day 10: 'Creepy Doll' with Neil Gaiman [VIDEO]

Friday, January 02, 2015

[VIDEO] On the 10th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: Neil Gaiman and Jonathan Coulton singing about a doll that is creepy...

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AMA Bonus, Day 9: What Kind of Crazy Are You?

Friday, January 02, 2015

On the 9th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: a track from Bangs!, host Ophira Eisenberg's new comedy album.

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AMA Bonus, Day 8: Dr. Ruth, Not Safe for Radio

Thursday, January 01, 2015

On the 8th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: Dr. Ruth detailing modern sexuality.

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AMA Favorites: The Really Hard Edition

Thursday, January 01, 2015

This episode is full of subjects known to put fear (or, for some, joy) into your hearts: philosophy, history, math. But fret not. We've put our own spin on them, and injected healthy doses of comedy, music, pop culture and puns. Amid these grueling rounds, get into the head of puzzle editor Art Chung, who reveals the process behind creating the show's games.

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AMA Bonus, Day 7: New Year's Eve!

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

On the 7th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: a New Year's Eve fairy tale from host Ophira Eisenberg.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

From "All in the Family" to "The Jeffersons," Norman Lear Infused Biting Commentary Into Sitcoms

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

The television legend wrote, produced, created, and developed more than 100 shows, including "The Jeffersons," "Maude," and "All in the Family."

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AMA Bonus, Day 6: Gilbert Gottfried at the Friar's Club

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

On the 6th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: a tale from Gilbert Gottfried, loudly.

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AMA Bonus, Day 5: John Cameron Mitchell, Not Safe for Radio

Monday, December 29, 2014

On the 5th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: an un-cut interview with John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Angry Inch).

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AMA Bonus, Day 4: The Best Piece of Trivia You Learned This Week: Fruit Stickers Edition

Sunday, December 28, 2014

On the 4th day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: the truth about fruit stickers' edibility.

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A Prairie Home Companion

December 27, 2014: The News from Lake Wobegon

Saturday, December 27, 2014

"They got snow out there and it turned good and cold and people are cheerful. People are more cheerful when it's bitterly cold out there, because what is the choice?" Sidetrack Tap patrons perform some impromptu satellite dish maintenance, Irene and Clint Bunsen prepare for the holidays, Pastor Liz hosts a caroling party that gets the town talking, and memories of early television in Lake Wobegon, in a monologue from December 2013.

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AMA Bonus, Day 3: How Do You Pronounce "Knuffle"?

Saturday, December 27, 2014

On the 3rd day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: Mo Willems pronouncing "Knuffle Bunny" properly.

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AMA Bonus, Day 2: Lake Street Dive Carols on Balloons

Friday, December 26, 2014

On the 2nd day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: Lake Street Dive's helium revelry.

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AMA Bonus, Day 1: Blaze of Gloria

Thursday, December 25, 2014

On the 1st day of bonuses, Ask Me Another gave to me: Jonathan Coulton's song of glo-wing glo-ry.

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Studio 360

Tarzan in the Village, by Jack Handey

Thursday, December 25, 2014

When Tarzan follows Jane to New York City, things get a little bit … hairy.

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Holiday Spectacular 2013

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Sing a comical rendition of "Deck The Halls" and learn about quirky holiday traditions from around the world with writer A.J. Jacobs, The Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead and comedian John Hodgman.

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A Prairie Home Companion

December 20, 2014: The News from Lake Wobegon

Saturday, December 20, 2014

"We've got snow, we've got snow, so we're covered. Don't worry about us. We're just fine. Not so much sun this week." Clint and Irene Bunsen serve Artillery Punch at their Christmas party, Pastor Liz's mysterious gentleman friend causes a stir, and a few Christmas carols from the townspeople.

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