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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.More from Ask Me Another »

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Loudon Wainwright III: 'Please Discover Me Now!'

Singer-songwriter and actor Loudon Wainwright III joins us to read some clues and play some tunes, including a new song in which he imagines what a world in which Donald Trump became President.

Loudon Wainwright III: 'Please Discover Me Now!'

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Sonia Manzano: These Are The Muppets In Your Neighborhood (R)

Sonia Manzano talks about retiring from her role as Maria on Sesame Street after 44 years. And Emilio Delgado, who plays her TV husband Luis, joins for a game about the lesser-known puppets in the show's past.

Sonia Manzano: These Are The Muppets In Your Neighborhood (R)

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Big Freedia: Queen Diva Of Quizzes

This week Big Freedia bounces onto the scene! The queen diva of bounce music gives advice to aspiring twerkers and reveals what it's like to get a phone call from Beyoncé.

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Wet Hot American Summer: Batteries Not Included (R)

Live from Central Park's SummerStage Festival, it's a special '80s-themed episode of Ask Me Another, with the creator and cast of Netflix's Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp.

Wet Hot American Summer: Batteries Not Included (R)

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Jeff Goldblum, Maika Monroe, 'Weird Al' Yankovic: 10 Out Of 10 Goldblums

AMA heads to Los Angeles! Jeff Goldblum and Maika Monroe from Independence Day: Resurgence discuss the challenges of acting with CGI aliens. Plus, "Weird Al" Yankovic parodies a David Bowie classic.

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Kimiko Glenn: Celine Di-On It!

Kimiko Glenn from Orange is the New Black and the musical Waitress talks about her quick turn-around from audition to regular on the Netflix. Then she sings her heart out to Celine Dion hits.

Kimiko Glenn: Celine Di-On It!

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Lulu Miller And Alix Spiegel: I Second That Emotion (R)

From the Byham Theater in Pittsburgh, it's NPR's Invisibilia! On Ask Me Another! Hosts Lulu Miller and Alix Spiegel talk about science, story, and self-help.

Lulu Miller And Alix Spiegel: I Second That Emotion (R)

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AMA Bonus Game: Not The Band You're Looking For

In this bonus game, we'll give the rough opposite of a band's name; you give us the name of the band. For example, if we said VIDEO FEET, you'd say, RADIO HEAD.

AMA Bonus Game: Not The Band You're Looking For

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Bob Boilen And Gaelynn Lea: What's In Your Tiny Desk?

NPR Music host Bob Boilen talks about the Tiny Desk Contest and winner Gaelynn Lea plays two of her songs. Then naturally the two play a game about things you find in a desk.

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Sir Patrick Stewart: Brush Up Your Shakespeare (R)

Sir Patrick Stewart talks about living in Brooklyn, becoming a knight, and his new show Blunt Talk. Then, Sir Patrick recites well-known song lyrics with the gravitas of a West End performance.

Sir Patrick Stewart: Brush Up Your Shakespeare (R)

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