Director Paul Feig (The Heat, Bridesmaids, Freaks and Geeks) pantomimes one of his childhood magic tricks, on Ask Me Another stage.

Director Paul Feig (The Heat, Bridesmaids, Freaks and Geeks) pantomimes one of his childhood magic tricks, on Ask Me Another stage. Josh Rogosin/NPR hide caption

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Director Paul Feig (The Heat, Bridesmaids, Freaks and Geeks) pantomimes one of his childhood magic tricks, on Ask Me Another stage.

Director Paul Feig (The Heat, Bridesmaids, Freaks and Geeks) pantomimes one of his childhood magic tricks, on Ask Me Another stage.

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Trivia Freaks And Puzzle Geeks

Paul Feig, director of Bridesmaids and Spy, discusses why funny women should be bigger stars, and reflects on the legacy of Freaks and Geeks.

Would you classify your high school self as an A/V nerd, band geek or mathlete? This week's show pays homage to them all. In the games, we'll spoil some famous films by not spoiling anything at all, teach you how to "put a Björk in it," and make an inordinate amount of cat jokes. And Paul Feig, director of Bridesmaids and The Heat, discusses why funny women should be bigger stars, and reflects on the legacy of his beloved creation, the short-lived TV series Freaks and Geeks.

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