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"Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me"

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by imjustagirl2, Sep 19, 2007.

  1. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    The best thing on NPR if you ask me. A rotating panel of guests, including Charles Pierce, that I catch whenever I can on weekends. I've also started downloading the podcast through the Web site.


    It's 45 minutes of smart-assery, the week's news, and Carl Kasell.

    The reason I'm posting this now is I'm finally getting to last weekend's show, and Chris Paul was the guest. The first pro athlete they'd had on for their "Not My Job" segment. Paul's a good kid.

    Anyone else love this show as much as I do?
  2. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    I do, but I don't catch it as much as I used to.

    Used to listen to Click and Clack, Wait, Wait and the rerun of PHC all on Saturday afternoons. I'm sure my parents still do...
  3. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    Get the podcast, Zeke. It's awesome. I open up iTunes, and I have Wait Wait, Driveway Moments and All Songs Considered waiting on me.
  4. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Ima have to do that.

    Can you get Prairie Home Companion?
  5. Killick

    Killick Well-Known Member

    Count me in. I'm the biggest NPR nerd I know. Sat in our parking garage today listening to a discussion Toobin's "The Nine." Long enough that a security guard checked on me to see if I was still alive, or died with the car running.
  6. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    Apparently you can get the News from Lake Wobegon as a podcast.


    The reason you can't get the full show is explained here: http://prairiehome.publicradio.org/help/#podcast
  7. writing irish

    writing irish Active Member

    This American Life is pretty rockin'.
  8. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    I love This American Life, especially anything with David Sedaris or Sarah Vowell.
  9. Sam Mills 51

    Sam Mills 51 Active Member

    "Car Talk" is one of the best shows on the air. That is all.
  10. JR

    JR Active Member

    Can you listen online?
  11. expendable

    expendable Well-Known Member

    Mrs.Expendable loves Wait Wait, and gets the podcasts, but I'm just not a NPR kind of guy.
  12. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    Why not just get the podcast then?
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