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Let's Do This Thing

Make groan-worthy puns about Shaquille O'Neal, sing commercial jingles in Italian, and test your knowledge of rap music with comedian and television writer Hannibal Buress.

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Animal Logic

Animal Logic

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Fruity Films

Fruity Films

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The Internets

The Internets

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This Birbiglian Life

Get ready for a hilarious religious experience this week, as our Very Important Puzzler, comedian Mike Birbiglia, shares some bizarre personal tales, including why he considered becoming a priest.

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Blurred Rhymes

Blurred Rhymes

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Hello, Goodbye

Hello, Goodbye

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Foodie Favorites

This hour, we're serving up a smorgasbord of our favorite food-related games from past episodes. Ophira Eisenberg and Jonathan Coulton are in the kitchen and cooking with fire for this puzzle feast.

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Leggo My Lego

Revisit a cherished childhood hobby with this week's Very Important Puzzler, LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya, who builds astounding, life-size sculptures out of those magical bricks.

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Fonzie Scheme

Fonzie Scheme

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Winter Weather

Winter Weather

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Puzzlin' On The Dock Of The Bay

Bust myths, sing news and quote action movies: from the San Francisco comedy festival SF Sketchfest, we play games with Community's Danny Pudi, Mythbusters' Adam Savage and tech writer Farhad Manjoo.

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