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The Puzzle Master Takes On The Puzzle Grasshopper

This week, famous works of art and literature are slapped with product placement, we honor "Weird Al" Yankovic's timeless tunes, and one of Ask Me Another's own challenges the puzzle world master, Will Shortz, in an anagram showdown for the ages.


Will Shortz, puzzle master for NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday since the program's start in 1987, is also the crossword editor of The New York Times. Mark Mainz/Getty Images hide caption

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Sir Patrick Stewart Recites Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space'

Sir Patrick Stewart joins host Ophira Eisenberg to play a lyrical game. Hear his rendition of Taylor Swift's "Blank Space," and tune in Aug. 20 for the full episode with Sir Patrick Stewart!