June 24, 2013 For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try Zombie Burger in Des Moines, Iowa. It does not serve brains — but does offer a timely "World War B" burger. The B stands for bacon, but if you like your sandwiches handsome, you can imagine it stands for Brad Pitt.
June 21, 2013 Those two little dots that get placed over vowels are known as umlauts. They're used to indicate that the vowel is pronounced in an unusual way, if the word is foreign. Or pretentious. Puzzle guru Art Chung leads this final round full of double-dotted words.
June 21, 2013 Sorry, Beatles fans: This hour, Jonathan Coulton turns some of the Fab Four's most beloved hits into trivia questions about famous historical figures. Is nothing sacred? We'll also put the King of Horror's son, novelist and B-movie aficionado Owen King, in the puzzle hot seat as our V.I.P. Plus: Play a game that has nothing to do with the HBO series Game of Thrones, and translate common expressions into medical conditions.When it comes to our contestants, you never know what is going to come out of their alimentary canals.
June 21, 2013 The son of horror author Stephen King discusses his new, non-horror novel, Double Feature, and explains why his advice to young writers is that they sometimes need to quit. Plus, he goes toe-to-toe with his childhood best friend, novelist Emma Straub, in a game about movies about movies.
June 17, 2013 For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try "The T-Rex Burger," a nine-patty monster that, until this week, had been on the menu of a renegade Canadian Wendy's franchise.