Wait...Wait Don't Tell Me http://ualrpublicradio.org en Prediction http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/prediction-20 Our panelists predict how organizers will spice things up at the next Olympic games. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:43:00 +0000 editor 19369 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Lightning Fill In The Blank http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/lightning-fill-blank-20 All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:43:00 +0000 editor 19370 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Limericks http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/limericks-20 Carl reads three news-related limericks: Pay As You Go, The Yippy Menace, and Dead Sexy. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:43:00 +0000 editor 19371 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Prediction http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/prediction-19 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now, panel, what will take out Matt Lauer from the hosts set? Sat, 15 Feb 2014 16:07:00 +0000 editor 19066 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Lightning Fill In The Blank http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/lightning-fill-blank-19 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now, on to our final game, Lightning Fill in the Blank. Each of our players now have 60 seconds in which to answer as many fill in the blank questions as he or she can. Each correct answer now worth two points. Carl, can you give us the scores?<p>CARL KASELL, ANNOUNCER: Kyrie O'Connor has the lead with four points. Brian Babylon and Maz Jobrani are tied for second, each has two.<p>SAGAL: OK. We have flipped a coin. Maz has elected to go first. The clock will start when I begin your first question. Fill in the blank. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 16:07:00 +0000 editor 19067 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Limericks http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/limericks-19 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Coming up, it's Lightning Fill in the Blank. But first, it's the game where you have to listen for the rhyme. If you'd like to play on air, call or leave a message at 1-888-WAIT-WAIT. That's 1-888-924-8924. Or click the contact us link on our website, waitwait.npr.org. There you can find out about attending our weekly live shows back at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Chicago and our upcoming show on March 20th in Kalamazoo. And be sure to check out the latest How To Do Everything podcast. Sat, 15 Feb 2014 16:07:00 +0000 editor 19068 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Prediction http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/prediction-18 Transcript <p>CARL KASELL: Now panel, how will we be wasting our time ten years from now? Sat, 08 Feb 2014 00:58:00 +0000 editor 18682 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Lightning Fill In The Blank http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/lightning-fill-blank-18 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now, on to our final game, Lightning Fill In The Blank. Each of our players will have 60 seconds in which to answer as many fill in the blank questions as he or she can, each correct answer now worth two points. Carl, can you give us the scores?<p>CARL KASELL: Roxanne Roberts has the lead, Peter. She has four points. Tom Bodett and Paula Poundstone are tied for second. Each has two.<p>SAGAL: We have flipped a coin and Paula has elected to go second. That means, Tom, you're up first. The clock will start when I begin your first question. Fill in the blank. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 00:58:00 +0000 editor 18683 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Limericks http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/limericks-18 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Coming up, it's Lightning Fill In The Blank, but first it's the game where you have to listen for the rhyme. If you'd like to play on air, call or leave a message at 1-888-WAIT WAIT. That's 1-888-924-8924. Or click the contact us link on our website waitwait.npr.org. There you can find out about attending our weekly live shows right here at the Chase Bank Auditorium in Chicago and our shows March 20th in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and next week in Phoenix, Arizona. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 00:58:00 +0000 editor 18684 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Prediction http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/prediction-17 Transcript <p>PETER SAGAL, HOST: <p>Now panel, what will be the big story out of the Sochi opening ceremonies? Mo Rocca.<p>MO ROCCA: The Iranian ice hockey team will enter the arena singing, It's Raining (unintelligible).<p>(LAUGHTER)<p>SAGAL: Faith Salie.<p>FAITH SALIE: Putin and Assad will appear in matching rainbow leotards and reveal through an interpretive ribbon dance that they carry a torch for each other.<p>(LAUGHTER)<p>SAGAL: And Tom Bodett.<p>TOM BODETT: The North Korean team will be lead in the parade by Kim Jung Un's missing Uncle Chang. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 23:13:00 +0000 editor 18333 at http://ualrpublicradio.org