Ask Me Another

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Ask Me Another brings the lively spirit and healthy competition of your favorite trivia night right to your ears. With a rotating cast of funny people, puzzle writers and VIP guests, it features the wit of host Ophira Eisenberg, the music of house musician Jonathan Coulton, and rambunctious trivia games, all played in front of a live audience.

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  • "[Death metal] is a very passionate music. It's also really dark and gory--and I like that stuff." - John Darnielle, of the Mountain Goats.
    DL Andersoni
    12:06pm Jan 22, 2015
    Arts Arts Music & Culture

    John Darnielle: Master Of Reality

    "Death metal really does come from the heart," says The Mountain Goats frontman and author of Wolf In White Van. In Durham, he plays "The Best Ever Death Metal Band Out of Denton."
  • 11:51am Jan 22, 2015
    Arts Arts

    State Of Mind

    Get on that midnight train to...North Korea?? Guess what US state actually completes these lyrics as Jonathan Coulton sings famous songs with the wrong geographic regions in their titles.
  • 11:51am Jan 22, 2015
    Arts Arts

    Sports, Explicated

    Grab your oversized porous foam digit, because in this game, contestants must decipher the names of college sports teams from an overly literal explanation. Go athlete! Do the sport!
  • 10:33am Jan 08, 2015
    Arts Arts

    Your Game Show Of Shows

    Mash up the names of famous TV shows with the names of TV game shows to make them more fun. Because if someone isn't answering trivia questions for lots of money, we're not interested.
  • 10:33am Jan 08, 2015
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    Just Kidding

    Some people think they can say mean things, as long as it's followed by "Just kidding!" In this game, we say some sarcastic things about celebrities and historical figures who have the initials J.K.
  • 12:45pm Dec 19, 2014
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    Ho Ho Ho

    In this final round, every correct answer will start with a jolly "Ho!" sound. Which goalkeeper has won two Olympic medals with the U.S. women's soccer team? That would be Ho Ho Hope Solo!
  • 12:45pm Dec 19, 2014
    Arts Arts

    Chappy Cholidays

    All answers in this round start with the letter "h", but we want you to pronounce them with that back-of-the-throat "ch" sound, in honor of the "ch" in "Chanukah." Have a lozenge or two ready.
  • 12:45pm Dec 19, 2014
    Arts Arts

    Reindeer Games

    If you spell "reindeer" by combining precipitation ("rain") and a loved one ("dear"), then you think in homophones. We give clues to two words whose homophones form a new word or phrase.
  • A little friendly family competition between Rosie (R) and Jeremy Schaap.
    Sylvie Rosokoff / NPR
    12:45pm Dec 19, 2014
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    Schaaps' Family Feud

    We surveyed our loyal listeners on a wide range of holiday topics and quiz siblings Rosie Schaap (The New York Times Magazine) and Jeremy Schaap (ESPN) on the most popular answers, Family Feud-style.