From the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York, the audience reacts to a gaffe from puzzlers puzzling on the Ask Me Another stage.

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From the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York, the audience reacts to a gaffe from puzzlers puzzling on the Ask Me Another stage.

From the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York, the audience reacts to a gaffe from puzzlers puzzling on the Ask Me Another stage.

Steve McFarland/NPR

The Sporting Lifer

Contestants try topping Justin Bieber's lyrics, a backwards spelling bee, and ESPN's Jeremy Schaap tests his knowledge of pro athletes turned bad actors.

What sounds right: "remember the Alamo," or "remember the Aniston"? For this hour of puzzles and trivia, it may help to know both. Contestants try to top the lyrical talents of Justin Bieber, while a backwards spelling bee turns a few heads. Plus, our Mystery Guest, a best-selling journalist, tests his knowledge of pro athletes-turned-bad actors.

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Jeremy Schaap: The Cheese Rolls Alone

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