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Saturday, February 17, 2024

WWDTM: Sleater-Kinney by NPR

Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker, of the legendary rock band Sleater-Kinney, join guest host Tom Papa, Dulcé Sloan, Amy Dickinson, and Hari Kondabolu to talk their new album and 30 years …

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 09:35AM
Saturday, February 10, 2024

WWDTM: Lena Waithe by NPR

This week, A Thousand and One producer and Emmy winner Lena Waithe joins panelists Adam Burke, Negin Farsad, and Maz Jobrani to talk Blockbuster, Jennifer Aniston, and Guy Fieri. Learn more …

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 10:35AM
Saturday, February 3, 2024

WWDTM: Kristen Kish by NPR

This week, Top Chef's Kristen Kish joins Josh Gondelman, Joyelle Nicole Johnson, and Brian Babylon to talk bivalves, airballs, and cheese curds. Get access to bonus episodes, sponsor-free li…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 08:46AM
Saturday, January 27, 2024

WWDTM: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen by NPR

This week, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen joins Dulcé Sloan, Tom Papa, and Shane O'Neill to talk the economy, how she prepared to smoke weed for the first time, and her Candy Crush score. …

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 03:00AM
Saturday, January 20, 2024

WWDTM: David Oyelowo by NPR

Actor David Oyelowo joins panelists Faith Salie, Helen Hong, and Tom Bodett to talk being mistaken for MLK, how a crush led to his acting career, and more. Get access to bonus episodes, spon…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 03:00AM
Saturday, January 13, 2024

WWDTM: Jason Isbell by NPR

Jason Isbell joins panelists Maeve Higgins, Joyelle Nicole Johnson, and Peter Grosz to talk backhanded compliments from John Mayer, praise from Bruce Springsteen, and keeping eye out for boo…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 09:48AM
Saturday, January 6, 2024

WWDTM: Now With Real Journalists! by NPR

It's the new year, and we're bringing you new interviews with Rachel Maddow and Bob Woodruff, plus a never-before-heard Bluff the Listener game!

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 03:00AM
Saturday, December 30, 2023

WWDTM: 25th Anniversary Spectacular Part IX - Best of 2023 by NPR

To celebrate the holidays, we hand out the greatest gift of all: interviews with Geena Davis, Weird Al, Karen Allen, and 5th generation lobsterman Jacob Knowles!

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 03:00AM
Saturday, December 23, 2023

WWDTM: Molly Seidel by NPR

Olympic marathoner Molly Seidel joins panelists Shantira Jackson, Bobcat Goldthwait, and Roxanne Roberts to talk joints, Instacart, and working out like Taylor Swift

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 03:00AM
Monday, December 18, 2023

Wait Wait Wayback Machine: December 2003 by NPR

Host Peter Sagal and producer Miles Doornbos challenge a Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me listener with questions about news events from our actual show — but the catch is they're shows that air…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 07:08PM
Saturday, December 16, 2023

WWDTM: Bethenny Frankel by NPR

We're back at Carnegie Hall, and joined by business mogul, philanthropist, and reality TV royalty Bethenny Frankel! She talks with Peter and panelists Josh Gondelman, Helen Hong, and Alzo Sl…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 09:48AM
Monday, December 11, 2023

Extended cut: Dakota Johnson on her new doc, childhood, and curating a sex museum by NPR

Today we're giving you a chance to hear an episode that we'd usually share with our Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me+ supporters! It's an extended cut of our interview with actor, producer, and ac…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 04:19PM
Saturday, December 9, 2023

WWDTM: Fred Schneider by NPR

The B-52's Fred Schneider joins panelists Eugene Cordero, Luke Burbank, and Paula Poundstone to talk Christmas albums, thrown ham, and singing "Love Shack" at karaoke.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 05:37AM
Saturday, December 2, 2023

WWDTM: Dakota Johnson by NPR

Dakota Johnson, whose new documentary is The Disappearance of Shere Hite, joins panelists Adam Felber, Joyelle Nicole Johnson, and Alonzo Bodden to talk famous families, Fifty Shades of Gray…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 09:13AM
Saturday, November 25, 2023

WWDTM: 25th Year Spectacular Part VIII! by NPR

Our deep dive into our 25-year history continues with appearances from Jane Curtin, Adam Savage, Hannah Kearney, Muffet McGraw, and more!

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 03:00AM
Saturday, November 18, 2023

WWDTM: Stephen Smith by NPR

L.L. Bean CEO Stephen Smith joins Hari Kondabolu, Maeve Higgins, and Roy Blount, Jr. on stage in Maine to talk about jelly beans.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:00PM
Saturday, November 11, 2023

WWDTM: John Stamos by NPR

John Stamos joins panelists Emmy Blotnick, Skyler Higley, and Tom Bodett to talk about his new memoir, his feud with Tony Danza, and more!

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 03:00AM
Saturday, November 4, 2023

WWDTM: Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant by NPR

Dr. Rae-Wynn Grant is a bear expert and one of the new hosts of Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom. She joins panelists Adam Burke, Maeve Higgins, and Tom Papa to talk bear attacks, gummy bears,…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 08:47AM
Saturday, October 28, 2023

WWDTM: Bernie Taupin by NPR

This week, Bernie Taupin joins guest host Peter Grosz and panelists Alonzo Bodden, Zainab Johnson, and Paula Poundstone to talk about his new memoir Scattershot

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 08:31AM
Saturday, October 21, 2023

WWDTM: James Patterson by NPR

James Patterson, the best selling author in the world, joins panelists Alzo Slade, Faith Salie, and Matt Rogers to talk about feuds, fights, outlines, and airports.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:23PM
Saturday, October 14, 2023

WWDTM: 25th Year Spectacular Part VII! by NPR

We're celebrating 25 years on the air with another dive into our archive. Enjoy interviews with John Goodman, Sam Waterston, Jenny Slate, and a never-before-heard Bluff game!

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 08:02AM
Saturday, October 7, 2023

WWDTM: Solicitor General Elizabeth Prelogar by NPR

Solicitor General Elizabeth Prelogar joins panelists Shantira Jackson, Maz Jobrani, and Roy Blount, Jr, to talk about how being named Miss Idaho prepared her for the Supreme Court

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 10:45AM
Saturday, September 30, 2023

WWDTM: Bob and Erin Odenkirk by NPR

This week, we're live in LA with comedy legend Bob Odenkirk, and his daughter Erin. They talk their new book of poems, growing up with a dad on TV, and more.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:03PM
Saturday, September 23, 2023

WWDTM: John Wilson by NPR

John Wilson is the creator of the Emmy-nominated How To With John Wilson, and joins us to talk about being paid in Wite-Out and the best place in New York to meet a referee.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:00PM
Saturday, September 16, 2023

WWDTM: Secretary Clinton by NPR

Secretary Clinton joins us this week to talk about the Clinton Global Initiative's wild afterparties and whether or not she's seen Pete Davidson's tattoo of her.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:00PM
Saturday, September 9, 2023

WWDMT: Martinus Evans by NPR

Martinus Evans is a fitness influencer and the founder of the radically inclusive Slow AF Run Club. He may be proudly slow, but can he answer our questions about something fast AF, the Conco…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 11:50AM
Saturday, September 2, 2023

WWDTM: Bob Seger by NPR

Bob Seger is an Ann Arbor legend, a Rock-and-Roll Hall of Famer who also happens to be one of the best selling artists of all time. He made it big with "Night Moves" but can he answer our qu…

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:00PM
Saturday, August 26, 2023

WWDTM: Mark Ronson by NPR

Mark Ronson is the Grammy and Oscar-winning producer behind the score and soundtrack for Barbie. He joins guest host Negin Farsad and panelists Shantira Jackson, Alzo Slade, and Luke Burbank.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:00PM
Monday, August 21, 2023

WWDTM: 25th Year Spectacular Part VI! by NPR

Our deep dive into our 25 year history continues with appearances from Brian May, Esperanza Spalding, Cyndi Lauper and more!

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:12PM
Saturday, August 12, 2023

WWDTM: 25th Year Spectacular Part V! by NPR

This week, we continue our 25 year retrospective with appearances from Donny Osmond, Kristen Bell + Dax Shepard, Ina Garten, and more!

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:00PM
Saturday, August 5, 2023

WWDTM: Maggie Smith by NPR

Maggie Smith is one of the world's most beloved poets. She joins us to talk about her new memoir, how she owes her fame to Starbucks, and why her mom may get banned from the library.

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 12:00PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards