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Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! is NPR’s weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what’s real news and what’s made up. On the Web, you can play along too.
The Science Show
It's the Best of Not My Job based on the scientific principles of energy, space, rhymes, fashion, and spying, featuring Robert Baer, Sunita Williams, Simon Doonan, and Ernest Moniz. In addition, Paula Poundstone questions the scientific method.
BONUS: Ari Shapiro reviews "King Lear with Sheep"
On this week's bonus episode, NPR's own Ari Shapiro risks overdosing on adorable in order to bring us his review of the fabled King Lear with Sheep.
Dwight Yoakam, singer-songwriter, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Charlie Pierce, and Roy Blount Jr.
Starlee Kine, host of the podcast Mystery Show, joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Maz Jobrani, and Alonzo Bodden.
Chance the Rapper
Chance the Rapper, hiphop artist, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Brian Babylon, and Mo Rocca.
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy
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
We honor the moms, real and imagined, who have inspired us: Florence Henderson, Alice Cooper, Shirley Jones, Elizabeth Gilbert, and Dame Edna.
Terry Gross, public radio host, joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Peter Grosz, and Tom Bodett.
All Animal Edition
Kevin Fitzgerald, Rich Schwartz, and our panelists share their love and wonder of the animal kingdom.
BONUS: Houston, We Have a Problem
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.