Airs Friday, March 1, 2013 at 10:00 PM on 90.3 WCPN
NPR’s Ask Me Another is a lively hour of puzzles, word games, and trivia played in front of (and with) a live audience. Ask Me Another’s entertaining melange of brainteasers and fun is a descendant of Weekend Edition Sunday’s Puzzle Segment with Will Shortz, but infused with the vibrancy and quick wit of Wait, Wait...Don’t Tell Me.
Radio is a sound salvation, sang Elvis Costello, and it’s also the theme of Jonathan Coulton’s euphonious music quiz. And speaking of music, a Broadway superstar is put to the test on her musical theater know-how. Plus, mutated movie titles, a double name game, and an etiquette test from the 1960s. Got a light?