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O Brother, Where Art Thou Quiz Show?

John Turturro, a regular in films by the Coen Brothers, Spike Lee and explosions-loving Michael Bay, recently hit the director's chair himself. How will the Quiz Show star fare on a real game show?

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Aww-Inspiring

Aww-Inspiring

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The Human Guinea Pig

Hear about one man's quests to read the encyclopedia from A to Z, live his life according to the Bible, and achieve bodily perfection—author A.J. Jacobs. How do you quiz the V.I.P. who knows it all?

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Street Smarts

Street Smarts

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Puzzle Hard

Learn all about proper party etiquette from this week's V.I.P, the self-proclaimed "King of Partying," musician Andrew W.K. Plus, we'll quiz him on the epic rock opera, Jesus Christ Superstar.

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Nick Names

Nick Names

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Gone Fishing

Gone Fishing

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Meet Me In Milwaukee

From Milwaukee's Pabst Theater, VIPs Aimee Mann and Ted Leo perform an ode to Brew City. Plus, a tribute to Happy Days' hometown with a round of trivia about other shows that have "jumped the shark."

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Play Ball!

Play Ball!

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Shark Jumping

Shark Jumping

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My-My-My-Clues

My-My-My-Clues

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House Of Games

House Of Games

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Don't Tell Me...Wait, Wait, Ask Me Another

Prepare yourself for a double dose of NPR hosts. This week's Very Important Puzzler, Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me! host Peter Sagal, reveals a few of his show's zaniest moments.

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Mister-y Men

Mister-y Men

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