Prediction

Prediction

11:22am Sep 19, 2015

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

In just a minute, we'll ask our panelists to predict the first Facebook post to be officially disliked with that new button. But first, let me tell you that support for NPR comes from NPR stations and Lumber Liquidators, a proud sponsor of NPR, offering more than 400 styles, including hardwood, bamboo, laminate and vinyl, with flooring specialists in hundreds of stores nationwide; more at lumberliquidators.com or 1-800-HARDWOOD. AT&T - with AT&T, the network is on demand, the office is mobile and the cloud is designed for high security. Learn more at att.com/focus.

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PETER GROSZ: The first Facebook post to get that dislike treatment will be whatever your mom posts.

(LAUGHTER)

SAGAL: Adam Burke.

ADAM BURKE: The introduction of a meh (ph) button, an animated waving hand where you can express complete indifference to half the crap on Facebook.

SAGAL: And Amy Dickinson

AMY DICKINSON: The dinner you just made in your Crock-Pot.

(LAUGHTER)

DICKINSON: What? That's my answer.

BILL KURTIS, BYLINE: Well, if any of those posts get disliked, we'll tell you about it on WAIT WAIT ...DON'T TELL ME.

SAGAL: Thank you, Bill Kurtis. Thanks also to Adam Burke, Amy Dickinson and Peter Grosz. Thanks to all of you for listening. I'm Peter Sagal. We'll see you next week.

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