April 2, 2014 Join us in celebrating Carl Kasell's 80th birthday.
March 4, 2014 Kasell, whose voice is synonymous with NPR, will record his final broadcast for Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me! this spring. From then on, he'll become "scorekeeper emeritus."
July 21, 2013 You may need some napkins for this one. Today we all scream for what may be the coolest holiday of the year, National Ice Cream Day.
Guy Raz and Carl Kasell in the studio as Kasell reads LOLcat captions for TED Radio Hour.
July 17, 2013 This weekend, one of our listeners spent their "cognitive surplus" producing a video. It remixes audio of Carl Kasell reading LOLcats captions on TED Radio Hour with the corresponding feline images. Watch the video and get the back story here.
May 10, 2013 The North Carolina Press Association recently honored Carl Kasell as North Carolinian of the Year, 2013. Watch a short video honoring the legendary broadcaster.
April 2, 2013 We knew that Carl Kasell has a few magic tricks up his sleeve, but for his 79th birthday, the Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! scorekeeper surprised us all. Happy Birthday, Carl!
October 1, 2011 In response to the U.S. Postal Service's decision to start putting living people on stamps, Wait Wait presents the most avuncular living person ever to appear on a stamp.
June 16, 2010 Vote Carl into the Radio Hall of Fame!
May 29, 2010 Not My Job guest Bettye LaVette honors The Who with her renditon of their hit song 'Love Reign O'er Me' at the Kennedy Center back in Decemeber.
November 23, 2009 NPR's Kasell to retire as newscaster, keep his "Wait Wait" job Memo to NPR employees 11/23/2009 10:22 AM After 30 years of waking up at 1:05 a.m. to anchor the top of the hour newscast during Morning Edition, Carl Kasell has decided the time has ...
November 5, 2009 Today is the 30-year birthday of Morning Edition. Yesterday NPR's content management system turned 7. Thought some might find the histories interesting — that is my sole reason for posting this. ACS MORNING EDITION HITS 30 This comes from Elle...
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