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Syndication

It's the Best of Not My Job with teen heart-throbs Daniel Radcliffe, Brooke Shields, Rob Lowe, Molly Ringwald, and Lance Bass.

Direct download: 20150829_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

It's the Best of Not My Job based on the scientific principles of energy, space, rhymes, fashion, and spying, featuring Robert Baer, Sunita Williams, Simon Doonan, and Ernest Moniz. In addition, Paula Poundstone questions the scientific method.

Direct download: 20150822_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

On this week's bonus episode, NPR's own Ari Shapiro risks overdosing on adorable in order to bring us his review of the fabled King Lear with Sheep.

Direct download: 20150819_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Dwight Yoakam, singer-songwriter, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Charlie Pierce, and Roy Blount Jr.

Direct download: 20150815_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Starlee Kine, host of the podcast Mystery Show, joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Maz Jobrani, and Alonzo Bodden.

Direct download: 20150808_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Chance the Rapper, hiphop artist, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Brian Babylon, and Mo Rocca.

Direct download: 150801_Podcast_Mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Vice Admiral Vivek Murthy, the Surgeon General of the U.S., joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Adam Felber, and Paula Poundstone.

Direct download: 190725_Podcast_Mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

We honor the moms, real and imagined, who have inspired us: Florence Henderson, Alice Cooper, Shirley Jones, Elizabeth Gilbert, and Dame Edna.

Direct download: 20150718_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Terry Gross, public radio host, joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Peter Grosz, and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20150711_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Kevin Fitzgerald, Rich Schwartz, and our panelists share their love and wonder of the animal kingdom.

Direct download: 20150704_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

On this week's bonus podcast, astronaut Sunita Williams illustrates why NASA may be better off limiting the residents of the International Space Station to Tang and dehydrated ice cream.

Direct download: 150701_Bonus_Podcast_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:11pm EST

Captain Sunny Williams, NASA astronaut, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani, and Alonzo Bodden.

Direct download: 20150627_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Actress/Writer/Producer Mindy Kaling joins us along with panelists Luke Burbank, Charlie Pierce and Faith Salie.

Direct download: 20150620_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

"Not My Job" Guest Kim Kardashian West talks to guest host Mike Pesca along with panelists Maz Jobrani, Amy Dickinson and Peter Grosz.

Direct download: 20150613_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Brian Grazer, movie and television producer, joins us along with Greg Proops, Roxanne Roberts, and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20150606_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

We revisit some of our recent encounters with musicians, featuring Max Weinberg, Toni Braxton, George Clinton, Trombone Shorty, and Marky Ramone.

Direct download: 20150530_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Clay Aiken, singer, politician, and Amerian Idol runner-up, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Bobcat Goldthwait, and Adam Felber.

Direct download: 20150523_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Author and Life Coach Tony Robbins joins us along with panelists Luke Burbank, Gabe Liedman and Paula Poundstone.

Direct download: 20150516_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

In this week's bonus podcast, Jessi Klein talks about the one body type hotter than the dadbod.

Direct download: 150512_Bonus_Clip_Final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:48pm EST

Actor Steve Buscemi joins us along with panelists Jessi Klein, Peter Grosz, and Mike Birbiglia.

Direct download: 20150509_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Designer and potter Jonathan Adler joins us along with panelists PJ O'Rourke, Roxanne Roberts and Brian Babylon.

Direct download: 20150502_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:35pm EST

In this week's podcast extra, author and Not My Job guest Richard Price explains why he really got into writing crime fiction. WARNING: While this episode doesn't contain any explicit language it still may not be something you want your younger kids to hear. Frankly, we're not sure if children should be listening to our show at all, as it may result in them thinking of Peter Sagal as a role model, and nothing could be more detrimental to humanity's future.

Direct download: 20150429_waitwait_podcast_5.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am EST

Writer and New Yorker Cartoonist Bruce Eric Kaplan (AKA BEK) joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Peter Grosz and Aparna Nancherla.

Direct download: Bruce_Eric_Kaplan_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Dick Flavin, PA announcer and poet laureate for the Boston Red Sox, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Maz Jobrani, and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20150418_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

We revisit some of our recent encounters with Amy Tan, Misty Copeland, Rob Lowe, Mikaela Shiffrin, and Baz Luhrmann.

Direct download: 20150411_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

For this week's podcast extra, Paula takes a stand against having to come up with numerous unique passwords for her online accounts. WARNING: This episode contains explicit language and implicit laughter.

Direct download: 20150408_waitwait_podcast_v4.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

Actor Jeremy Piven joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, P.J. O'Rourke, and Adam Felber.

Direct download: 20150404_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Matt Weiner, creator of Mad Men, joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Brian Babylon, and Moshe Kasher.

Direct download: 20150328_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

In this week's bonus Podcast, Peter and Miles explain Wait Wait's 'Breakfast Rule', and then show you a perfect example of our panelists not just breaking it, but setting it on fire and dancing on the ashes.

Direct download: 20150326_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:24pm EST

Author Richard Price joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Mo Rocca, and Gabe Liedman.

Direct download: 20150321_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

In this week's bonus clip, Paula Poundstone comes up with the perfect slogan for Florida Governor Rick Scott's reelection campaign.

Direct download: 20150318_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:41pm EST

New Orleans musician Trombone Shorty joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Amy Dickinson, and Roy Blount, Jr.

Direct download: 20150314_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Singer-song writer Robert Earl Keen joins us along with panelists Kyrie O'Conner, Charlie Pierce, and Faith Salie.

Direct download: 20150307_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

For this week's bonus episode, we revist our 2008 interview with actor, poet, photographer, and all-around wonderful human being Leonard Nimoy. He was, and always shall be, our friend.

Direct download: 20150302_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:59am EST

Marky Ramone, drummer for The Ramones, joins us along with panelists Ophira Eisenberg, Brian Babylon, and Adam Felber.

Direct download: 20150228_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

WWDTM plays favorite recent guests Florence Henderson, Daniel Radcliffe, Rick Steves, and Dale Watson. We also bring Paula Poundstone up to date on the latest advances in selfie technology.

Direct download: 20150221_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

In this week's bonus episode, Peter Sagal gets a special surprise from one of our intrepid call-in contestants.

Direct download: 20150219_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:15pm EST

Lance Bass, Russian Astronaut and singer formerly of N'Sync joins us along with panelists P.J. O'Rourke, Roxanne Roberts, and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20150214_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Simon Doonan, fashion ambassador, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani, and Reza Aslan.

Direct download: 20150207_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Senator Jon Tester from Montana joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Tom Bodett, and Peter Grosz.

Direct download: 20150131_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

For this week's bonus episode, our own Bill Kurtis hops aboard the P-Funk Mothership to spread the gospel of funk throughout the galaxy.

Direct download: 20150128_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:59pm EST

Musician George Clinton joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Alonzo Bodden, and P.J. O'Rourke.

Direct download: 20150124_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:40pm EST

Every week, we bring you a mini-episode containing outtakes, unaired material, and other bits and pieces of our show that we find lying around. It's like a hot dog podcast, and it's our way of saying thanks for being so good to us.

 

This week, we've got Dame Edna offering marriage advice and Bill Kurtis telling us that it's more than just love that makes a Subaru a Subaru.

Direct download: 20150121_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:57am EST

Dame Edna Everedge, international superstar of stage and screen, joins us along with panelists Luke Burbank, Ophira Eisenberg, and Roxanne Roberts.

Direct download: 20150117_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:47pm EST

In this special, never-before-heard bonus clip, Paula Poundstone discovers the magic of the selfie stick.

Direct download: 20150113_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:53pm EST

Robert Baer joins us along with Paula Poundstone, Amy Dickinson, and Brian Babylon.

Direct download: 20150110_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:45pm EST

WWDTM continued to look back at the year 2014, plus we play highlights of Carl's last shows before he became Scorekeeper Emeritus.

Direct download: 20150103_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Peter and Bill reminisce about what made 2014 so darn memorable.

Direct download: 20141227_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Comedian Jenny Slate joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani, and Roxanne Roberts.

Direct download: 20141220_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:43pm EST

Actor Patrick Stewart joins us along with panelists Charlie Pierce, Shelby Fero, and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20141213_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:04pm EST

Max Weinberg, drummer with the E Street Band, joins us along with panelists Adam Felber, Faith Salie, and Mo Rocca.

Direct download: 20141206_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:13pm EST

A compliation of our favorite bits from recent shows, including violinist Itzhak Perlman, comedian Amy Schumer, as well as highlights from panelists Paula Poundstone and Maz Jobrani.

Direct download: 20141129_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:41pm EST

Andy Cohen joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Amy Dickinson, and P.J. O'Rourke.

Direct download: 20141122_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:37pm EST

Actor Ron Perlman joins us along with panelists Maz Jobrani, Roxanne Roberts, and Alonzo Bodden.

Direct download: 20141115_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:33pm EST

Musician Dale Watson joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Bobcat Goldthwait, and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20141108_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:39pm EST

Actor Daniel Radcliffe joins us along with panelists Kyrie O'Conner, Alonzo Bodden, and Luke Burbank.

Direct download: 20141101_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:46pm EST

Actress Florence Henderson joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Brian Babylon, and Roy Blount, Jr.

Direct download: 20141025_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:39pm EST

Actor Jeff Goldblum joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Faith Salie, and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20141018_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:18pm EST

A compilation our favorite recent guest segments including Olympic skier Michaela Shiffrin, handsome actor Rob Lowe, director Baz Luhrmann, author Amy Tan and ballerina Misty Copeland.

Direct download: 141011_Podcast_Mixdown.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:37pm EST

Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz joins us along with Paula Poundstone, Faith Salie, and Charlie Pierce.

Direct download: 20141004_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:25pm EST

Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert plays a game about Dieting, Blasphemy and Hate. This week's panelists are Shelby Fero, Kyrie O'Connor and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 140927_PODCAST_MIXDOWN_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:57pm EST

Wait Wait travels to the Paramount Theater in Seattle with panelists Luke Burbank, Maz Jobrani and Paula Poundstone. Travel expert Rick Steves answers three questions about people named Steve Ricks

Direct download: 20140920_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:47pm EST

Comedian Richard Lewis joins us to play, and worry about playing, Not My Job. With panelists Brian Babylon, Roxanne Roberts, and Moshe Kasher.

Direct download: 20140913_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:17pm EST

Singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III is our celebrity guest along with panelists Adam Felber, Faith Salie and Mike Birbiglia.

Direct download: WWDTM_140906.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:56am EST

Governor Deval Patrick joins us on stage at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts, along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Adam Felber, and Roy Blount Jr. 

Direct download: 20140830_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:59pm EST

This week we take a break from the week's news and enjoy some favorite segments from our animal archives.

Direct download: 20140823_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

We take a break from the week's news and listen back to some favorite segments.

Direct download: 20140816_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

We take a break from the week's news and listen back to some favorite segments.

Direct download: 20140809_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Recorded in San Francisco with Not My Job guest Amy Tan and panelists Alonzo Bodden, Paula Poundstone and Maz Jobrani.

Direct download: 20140802_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Recorded in San Francisco with Not My Job guest Peaches Christ and panelists Luke Burbank, Amy Dickinson and Brian Babylon.

Direct download: 20140726_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Recorded in San Francisco with Not My Job guest Thomas Keller and panelists Roxanne Roberts, Roy Blount Jr. and Bobcat Goldthwait.

Direct download: 20140719_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Recorded at the Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colo., with Not My Job guest Mikaela Shiffrin and panelists Brian Babylon, Paula Poundstone and Tom Bodett.

Direct download: 20140712_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

We take a break from the week's news and listen back to some favorite segments.

Direct download: 20140705_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Recorded in Chicago with Not My Job guest Scarlett Johansson and panelists Roxanne Roberts, Luke Burbank and Shelby Fero.

Direct download: 20140628_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Recorded in Madison, Wis., with Not My Job guest Nick Hitchon and panelists P.J. O'Rourke, Kyrie O'Connor and Maz Jobrani.

Direct download: 20140621_waitwait_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm EST