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  • NPR's weekly news quiz. Have a laugh and test your knowledge with today's funniest comedians. And if you can't get enough, try our new mid-week show, Everyone & Their Mom. Each Wednesday, host Emma Choi takes the story everyone's talking about and uses it as an excuse to hang out with culture makers, Wait Wait panelists, and hilarious new comedians.

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Episodes
  • May 18 2022
    Comedian Adam Burke and Emma meet a knight in shining armor, get the latest gossip about the Medieval era and uncover a skeleton in the closet.
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    16 mins
  • May 14 2022
    Comedian and star of HBO's Hacks, Hannah Einbinder plays our game about life hacks. She is joined by panelists Peter Grosz, Faith Salie and Laci Mosley.
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    49 mins
  • May 11 2022
    Tom Bodett celebrates a heroic payphone and gets advice from author Samin Nosrat.
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    17 mins

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Poorly edited

It’s clearly messed up, both Warren’s not my job and the following panelist question jump back oddly, and part of Warren’s appearance is missing when it jumps forward again. Which is a shame, because she was really funny!