Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! on WKNO http://wknofm.org en Lightning Fill In The Blank http://wknofm.org/post/lightning-fill-blank-106 All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:56:00 +0000 editor 49932 at http://wknofm.org Limericks http://wknofm.org/post/limericks-102 Bill reads three news-related limericks: In Salad No One Can Hear You Scream, In the Red (Velvet), and Never A Bride. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:56:00 +0000 editor 49933 at http://wknofm.org Prediction http://wknofm.org/post/prediction-105 Our panelists predict the next public figure to be embarrassed by their private writings. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:56:00 +0000 editor 49931 at http://wknofm.org Guess The Newsmaker http://wknofm.org/post/guess-newsmaker Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Last year with Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani and Faith Salie, we decided to bring back an old game.<p>BILL KURTIS, BYLINE: Was it rounders, marbles, kick the can, conkers, memblety peg, huckle buckle beanstalk?<p>(APPLAUSE)<p>SAGAL: No, actually, Bill. Although they all sounds like great fun. Let's let Carl explain.<p>KURTIS: Guess the News Maker.<p>SAGAL: So it's time to welcome to our show one Ricardo Baca. Ricardo, welcome to WAIT WAIT ...DON'T TELL ME.<p>RICARDO BACA: Hey, thanks a lot.<p>SAGAL: Now, panelists, Mr. Baca here, Ricardo, has a new job. Sat, 05 Jul 2014 16:08:00 +0000 editor 49616 at http://wknofm.org Not My Job: Poet Billy Collins Takes A Quiz About Phil Collins http://wknofm.org/post/not-my-job-poet-billy-collins-takes-quiz-about-phil-collins Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now I end every show by saying this is NPR. And every now and then, we are required by contract to act like we really are NPR.<p>BILL KURTIS, BYLINE: So in 2013, we invited a very classy guest to talk with Peter, Paula, Faith and Tom.<p>SAGAL: Billy Collins is the most acclaimed poet in America today. He was the country's Poet Laureate from 2001 to 2003. Now, we could try to describe what his poetry is like aesthetically, but this is 21st century America. So let's just say that poetry is like song lyrics except they don't rhyme, and you talk them. Sat, 05 Jul 2014 15:42:00 +0000 editor 49613 at http://wknofm.org