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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is a comedic news quiz show that takes a satirical and irreverent look at current events. Hosted by Peter Sagal, the show features a panel of comedians, journalists, and celebrities who compete to answer questions about the week's news headlines, often with hilarious and unexpected results. Along the way, the hosts and guests share witty commentary, satirical takes on politics and popular culture, and sometimes outrageous opinions on the news of the day. Whether you're a news junkie or just looking for a good laugh, Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! offers a unique and entertaining take on the week's biggest stories.

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Episodes

WWDTM: Chris Pine

47m · Published 06 Apr 07:00
This week, Chris Pine joins us to talk his new movie Poolman , imitating William Shatner, and where he ranks on the list of Hollywood Chrises.
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WWDTM: Spring Break Edition!

48m · Published 31 Mar 22:58
To celebrate Spring Break, we hit the beach with some of our favorite guests, including John Stamos, Malala Yousafzai, Kaila Mullady, David Axelrod, and Gabrielle Dennis!
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WWDTM: Laurene Powell Jobs

47m · Published 23 Mar 13:59
Philanthropist and Founder and President of Emerson Collective Laurene Powell Jobs joins Helen Hong, Hari Kondabolu, and Adam Felber to tell us the real story of how she met her husband Steve and the secret to throwing the best Halloween parties in Palo Alto.
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WWDTM: David Alan Grier

48m · Published 16 Mar 12:25
David Alan Grier joins Paula Poundstone, Mo Rocca, and Adam Burke to talk his new movie, announcing at the Oscars, and why you didn't see him in Forrest Gump.
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WWDTM: Claudia Goldin

46m · Published 09 Mar 15:08
Claudia Goldin is one of the world's leading economists, a Nobel Prize winner, and a time Person of the Year. She joins Josh Gondelman, Roxanne Roberts, and Maeve Higgins to talk 4:30am phone calls, Nobel parties, and yodeling
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WWDTM: Danny Brown

48m · Published 02 Mar 15:17
Danny Brown helped redefine Detroit's rap scene with XXX , then moved to Austin in 2021 to do it all again. He joins panelists Alzo Slade, Karen Chee, and Peter Grosz to talk playing pickleball, rapping Dr. Seuss, and accidentally offending Adele.
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WWDTM: Hail to the Chief Editon

48m · Published 24 Feb 08:00
To celebrate Presidents' Day, we're revisiting interviews that would EASILY win the popular vote, including Ray Romano, Rosie Perez, Steve Earle, and more!
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WWDTM: Sleater-Kinney

48m · Published 17 Feb 14:35
Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker, of the legendary rock band Sleater-Kinney, join guest host Tom Papa, Dulcé Sloan, Amy Dickinson, and Hari Kondabolu to talk their new album and 30 years of being a band.
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WWDTM: Lena Waithe

48m · Published 10 Feb 15:35
This week, A Thousand and One producer and Emmy winner Lena Waithe joins panelists Adam Burke, Negin Farsad, and Maz Jobrani to talk Blockbuster, Jennifer Aniston, and Guy Fieri.
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WWDTM: Kristen Kish

48m · Published 03 Feb 13:46
This week, Top Chef 's Kristen Kish joins Josh Gondelman, Joyelle Nicole Johnson, and Brian Babylon to talk bivalves, airballs, and cheese curds.
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Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! has 399 episodes in total of non- explicit content. Total playtime is 284:03:39. The language of the podcast is English. This podcast has been added on June 16th 2022. It might contain more episodes than the ones shown here. It was last updated on April 12th, 2024 02:48.

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