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NPR's weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring out what's real and what we've made up.
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WWDTM Quarantine Edition

WWDTM Quarantine Edition

2020-07-0449:075

Tom Hanks, Big Boi, and others join us for this quarantine edition of our show.
Don Cheadle

Don Cheadle

2020-06-2750:088

Don Cheadle, actor, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Faith Salie, and Hari Kondabolu.
Dan Riskin

Dan Riskin

2020-06-2049:355

Dan Riskin, bat expert, joins us along with panelists Tom Papa, Roxanne Roberts, and Joel Kim Booster.
Ashima Shiraishi

Ashima Shiraishi

2020-06-1349:377

Ashima Shiraishi, mountain climber, joins us along with panelists Jessi Klein, Josh Gondelman, and Negin Farsad.
Sarah Cooper

Sarah Cooper

2020-06-0649:3214

Sarah Cooper, comedian, joins us along with panelists Alonzo Bodden, Helen Hong, and Peter Grosz.
This week we present an around-the-country of WWDTM, along with special guests Tony Hawk and Jeff Tweedy.
Christina Koch

Christina Koch

2020-05-2350:097

Christina Koch, NASA engineer and astronaut, joins us along with panelists Tom Bodett, Alison Leiby, and Maz Jobrani.
Adam Rippon

Adam Rippon

2020-05-1649:4514

Adam Rippon, American former figure skater, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Tom Papa, and Negin Farsad.
Go on a nature walk with Bill Kurtis.
Samantha Bee

Samantha Bee

2020-05-0949:4615

Samantha Bee, host of Full Frontal, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Helen Hong, and Adam Burke.
Christine Baranski

Christine Baranski

2020-05-0250:1517

Christine Baranski, actor, joins us along with panelists Alonzo Bodden, Amy Dickenson, and Joel Kim Booster.
Allison Janney

Allison Janney

2020-04-2550:3012

Allison Janney, actor, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Faith Salie, and Luke Burbank.
Tom Hanks At Home

Tom Hanks At Home

2020-04-1850:1715

Tom Hanks, sometime public radio host, joins us along with panelists Adam Felber, Negin Farsad, and Peter Grosz.
Samin Nosrat

Samin Nosrat

2020-04-1149:2114

Samin Nosrat, chef, joins us along with panelists Tom Bodett, Helen Hong, and Josh Gondelman.
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, comedic writers and producers, join us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Roxanne Roberts, and Alonzo Bodden.
Tim Gunn

Tim Gunn

2020-03-2848:2815

Tim Gunn, fashion icon, joins us along with panelists Peter Grosz, Negin Farsad, and Adam Burke.
Bonus: The Viral Load

Bonus: The Viral Load

2020-03-2349:096

Here's an extra game from last week's show with Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani, and Luke Burbank.
Stephen Colbert At Home

Stephen Colbert At Home

2020-03-2148:5814

Stephen Colbert joins us, along with panelists Maz Jobrani, Paula Poundstone, and Luke Burbank.
Big Boi

Big Boi

2020-03-1448:524

Big Boi, rapper and producer, joins us along with panelists Tom Bodett, Helen Hong, and Peter Grosz.
Karamo Brown

Karamo Brown

2020-03-0748:093

Karamo Brown, reality TV personality, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Faith Salie, and Demi Adejuyigbe.
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Comments (232)

Keith Stie

I did look up the wrinkle faced bat, and it looked like it ran into one too many walls! It walks a fine line between cute and the thing nightmares are made of! lol

Jun 23rd
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Roxanne Weaver

Maybe I've been too long in lockdown, but funniest WWDTM I've heard! Who knew a bat expert guest could be so funny?! Plus, the panel and all the callers riffed so we'll...was laughing out loud.

Jun 21st
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Susanna Kratsch

i love that you are having so much fun!

Jun 19th
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Tiffany Marie

listening to this after the protests in Minnesota....really doesn't age the limerick listener well....

May 29th
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Ruth hoskins

what kind of cologne

Apr 29th
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Robyn Rodman

Kelly Clarkson's child River is a girl... Remington is her son.

Apr 20th
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Reem A.

What a great entertaining show, the host and the guests were hilarious and i loved Tom Hanks part i really like his sense of humor

Apr 18th
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Jennifer Brunick

This show gives me great comfort.

Mar 29th
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Mehrab Bin Tarek

Please look after yourselves guys, this goes out to the entire team. Sending ALL the positive vibes. (meme image not available)

Mar 21st
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Bill Chandler

appreciate the show thanks for continuing. really liked the family playing your lymiric game you should do that more often. thanks to everyone on your show!

Mar 17th
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Kathy O'Steen

Thank you for carrying on in the face of great adversity. Never have I been as impressed by the talents of you artists as I was listening to Wait Wait today. Your improv, sans audience, was not only brave, but brilliant. Bravo, to each of you. it meant so very much to me, in my self-imposed isolation, to hear your voices. Again, I thank you for showing up!

Mar 15th
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Ahmed Bahaa

ican't live without this podcast❤❤

Mar 10th
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Margaret Gardner

whhhhhhaaaaat? Demi is on this show? That was completely unexpected! kick ass!

Mar 9th
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Anthony

I love this podcast.

Mar 8th
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Danielle Marsh

What an idiotic podcast. I want my 3 minutes back.

Jan 22nd
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Neil McCabe

how do I delete Downloads? why are things downloaded that I didn't want?

Jan 19th
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Hamid Samsung

how can i have the lyrics?

Jan 14th
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Jasmine Calisette

Oh boy, did you realize you made a joke about an old black man being examinined for an auction price? Yikes, Peter...

Dec 27th
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Mortimer Bustos

I understand that your bread is being buttered by the rich and powerful. Please stop the needless Sanders slaggings. I think in your heart of hearts that you are quite aware that he would make a great president.

Dec 22nd
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John Bock

tan your taint?? crazy

Dec 14th
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