# archive

Sunday, March 17, 2013

### The Salt

#### Yogurt For Men: A Review

March 17, 2013 A company called Powerful Yogurt is now selling what it calls "the first yogurt in the U.S. designed for a man's health and nutrition needs." The Sandwich Monday gang gives it a very manly taste test.

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Saturday, March 16, 2013

### Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

#### Singer Huey Lewis Plays Not My Job

March 16, 2013 We invite the lead singer of Huey Lewis and the News to play a game called "You call yourself a newsman?" Three questions about mistakes in the actual news.

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Friday, March 15, 2013

#### He Blinded Me With Science

March 15, 2013 Science takes center stage this week as we play games about scientific discoveries both intentional and accidental. We'll get brainy with our Very Important Puzzler, Jad Abumrad, host of WNYC's Radiolab, as he talks about his quest to become a science vampire. Plus, we roll the dice on clues about our favorite board games and find out the premises of fake TV show adaptations, from Finding Emo to Oy! Story.

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Thursday, March 14, 2013

### The Salt

#### The Bloomberg

March 14, 2013 This week, New York City's so-called soda ban was supposed to begin: You wouldn't be able to find a sugary drink over 16 ounces anywhere. But a judge invalidated the ban before it took effect, and to celebrate, The Sandwich Monday guys have created a new drink: The Bloomberg.

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Monday, March 11, 2013

### The Salt

#### Sandwich Monday: Cool Ranch Tacos

March 11, 2013 For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try Taco Bell's new Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Taco. It's everything you love about Cool Ranch Doritos and everything you love about Taco Bell and everything you hate about yourself!

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Sunday, March 10, 2013

### Sunday Puzzle

#### From A To Z

March 10, 2013 Every answer is a word containing an A and a Z. Given anagrams of the remaining letters, you name the word. For example given "leg," you would say "glaze."

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Saturday, March 09, 2013

### Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

#### Secretary Of Education Arne Duncan Plays Not My Job

March 9, 2013 We've invited Duncan to play a game called "Now, don't be fresh ... I just take dictation!" Three questions for the secretary of education about the education of secretaries.

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Friday, March 08, 2013

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#### Will Shortz: Aging Gopher Maracas

March 8, 2013 You could also call this game "Geographic Anagrams." A puzzle guru—Ask Me Another's own John Chaneski—faces off against Shortz, a true puzzle master, in a trivia match that'll twist your brain into knots.

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Monday, March 04, 2013

### The Salt

#### Sandwich Monday: Chicken And Waffles

March 4, 2013 For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try chicken and waffles, in sandwich form. The Chicago restaurant Bel 50 uses waffles for all of its sandwiches, and we don't miss the bread at all.

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Sunday, March 03, 2013

### Sunday Puzzle

#### Perfectly Puzzling

March 3, 2013 You will be given two words starting with the letter P. Name a third word starting with P that can follow the first one and precede the second one, in each case to complete a familiar two-word phrase.

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