HOST: Peter Sagal
OFFICIAL JUDGE AND SCOREKEEPER: Carl Kasell
NOT MY JOB GUEST: Don LaFontaine, king of the movie trailer voice over
This Week's Panelists:
Writer and performer Adam Felber
Journalist Sue Ellicott
Kyrie O'Connor, deputy editor of the Houston Chronicle
Carl Kasell's Countdown
Carl spins: "Danger Zone," "My Lovin,'" and Dude (Looks Like a Lady)," all of which are related to big stories in the week's news.
» Music Cue: "Danger Zone"
Artist: Kenny Loggins
CD Title: Top Gun
» Music Cue: "My Lovin' (Never Gonna Get It)"
Artist: En Vogue
CD Title: Funky Divas
Label: Eastwest Records
» Music Cue: "Dude (Looks Like a Lady)"
CD Title: Big Ones
» Music Cue: "Four of Two"
Artist: They Might Be Giants
CD Title: No
Label: Rounder Records
Opening Panel Round
An al Qaeda day job.
» Music Cue: "Manic Monday"
Artist: The Bangles
CD Title: Greatest Hits
Bluff the Listener (Listen)
"We told you our way was better, whippersnapper!" Three
stories about new ways of doing things proving better than new-fangled ways.
» Music Cue: "Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better"
Artist: Betty Hutton/Howard Keel
CD Title: That's Entertainment
Label: Rhino Music
Not My Job!
The voice of movie trailers, Don LaFontaine, joins us to play
a game called "You're the King of Las Vegas": Three questions about impresario
Steve Wynn's new casino resort.
Listener Mailbag (Listen)
We dip into our mailbag to share letters from listeners.
» Music Cue: "Green Onions"
Artist: Booker T and MGs
Panel Round II (Listen)
Bad news for heavy metal fans.
» Music Cue: "Ubangi Stomp"
Label: Jason Clement Publishing
Who's Carl This Time? (Listen)
Someone boogies his way into the heart of the Georgian people; Some high profile colors begin to fade; The Metamucil Tour.
» Music Cue: "Mother's Little Helper"
Artist: The Rolling Stones
CD Title: Hot Rocks 1964-1971
Listener Limerick Challenge (Listen)
A surefire way to get rid of grubs; It's raining dinner; A little fish with a big problem.
Lightning Fill-in-the-Blank (Listen)
All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.
Panelist Predictions (Listen)
What might replace the color-coded Homeland Security alert system?
Take the quiz