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Potters Love Puns

This week's Very Important Puzzler, designer and potter Jonathan Adler, creates his eye-catching home furnishings much like we aim to design our games — to be colorful, witty and full of joy.

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Colorful Names

Colorful Names

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Monkee-ing Around

Games for grammar geeks and foodies, plus V.I.P. and pop culture-maven Julie Klausner dishes on Real Housewives and her abiding love for The Monkees.

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Ted Talks

Ted Talks

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i-Plurals

i-Plurals

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Seventh-Inning (Mind) Stretch

Discover baseball oddities with the father of fantasy baseball, combine highbrow folks (world leaders) with the lowest form of comedy (puns) and find out what happens when house musician Jonathan Coulton applies his mellow song stylings to the electric wizard, Jimi Hendrix.

Contestants play the "Ask Me One More" final round spelling bee-style. You can almost hear the tension in the room. Josh Rogosin/NPR hide caption

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Oh, Oxymoron

Oh, Oxymoron

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Imperial Pets

Imperial Pets

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State Of Mind

State Of Mind

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Holiday Spectacular 2013

Sing a comical rendition of "Deck the Halls" and learn about quirky holiday traditions from around the world with writer A.J. Jacobs, The Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead and comedian John Hodgman.

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Sing Me Another

Play it again, Coulton. This week, revisit some of the most raucous and rolling musical games from the Ask Me Another archives. They're led by our house musician, the geek-rock legend himself, Jonathan Coulton.

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Music Favorites: Track 1

Music Favorites: Track 1

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Music Favorites: Track 2

Music Favorites: Track 2

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Music Favorites: Track 3

Music Favorites: Track 3

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