Ask Me Another 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.
Best-selling children's horror author R.L. Stine ( November 21, 2013 Goosebumps, Fear Street) inspires games designed to scare the answers out of you. Plus: what scares the man whose job it is to scare kids of all ages?
Puzzle Guru Will Hines got into the spooky spirit in costume as a safari dude.
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Quoth The Raven, Something More
Random Questions With: R.L. Stine
Sympathy For The Tasmanian Devil
R.L. Stine: What's Scarier?
As the saying goes, "imitation is the sincerest form of flattery," and this week's Very Important Puzzler, actor Justin Long has a knack for impressions. November 14, 2013
Justin Long: The Impression That You Get
Paul Feig, director of November 7, 2013 Bridesmaids and Spy, discusses why funny women should be bigger stars, and reflects on the legacy of Freaks and Geeks.
Director Paul Feig (
The Heat, Bridesmaids, Freaks and Geeks) pantomimes one of his childhood magic tricks, on Ask Me Another stage.
Paul Feig: Le Geek, C'est Chic
The Freaks Shall Inherit The Earth
Shake things up in our nation's capital with one of D.C.'s music legends. V.I.P Ian MacKaye, of punk bands Fugazi and Minor Threat, shares tales from the road and muses about what "punk" means today. October 31, 2013
Ian MacKaye: Punk rock icon, dental missionary. He joined
Ask Me Another at NPR Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Random Questions With: Ian MacKaye
Our V.I.P. this week is Piper Kerman, author of the memoir-turned-TV series October 24, 2013 Orange is the New Black: My Year In A Women's Prison. Plus, two Mystery Science Theater 3000 veterans riff on bad movies.
Get ready for trivia!
This, That Or The Other VI: Bad Movie Edition
Grammatically Incorrect Songs
Piper Kerman: Recipes For Survival
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