Puja Patel plays Not My Job on NPR's "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!" Tom Papa is in the host's seat for an interview with music critic and Pitchfork Editor-in-Chief Puja Patel. She may be a tastemaker, but can she answer three questions about first pitches?

'Wait Wait' for July 16, 2022: With Not My Job guest Puja Patel

'Wait Wait' for July 16, 2022: With Not My Job guest Puja Patel

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This week's show was recorded at the Studebaker Theater in Chicago, with guest host Tom Papa, official judge and scorekeeper Bill Kurtis, Not My Job guest Puja Patel and panelists Paula Poundstone, Emmy Blotnick and Adam Burke. Click the audio link above to hear the whole show.

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Who's Bill This Time
Pictures Worth A Billion Light Years; Elon Backs Out; Little Yellow Blockbuster

Panel Questions
What's Martha Stewart Up To This Week?

Bluff The Listener
Our panelists read three stories about an exciting moment during a recent baseball game, only one of which is true.

Not My Job: Pitchfork's Puja Patel answers three questions about first pitches
Pitchfork's Puja Patel went from being a young girl geeking out over Almost Famous to the editor-in-chief of the biggest name in music criticism. Now, we invite her on the show to talk about guilty pleasures, the subtleties of rating an album by decimal, and, somehow, the Chattanooga Choo-Choo.

Panel Questions
CrestBots; Save Money on Hair Care and Clean Out Your Pantry; The Most Coveted Job in Japan

Bill Kurtis reads three news-related limericks: Ice Cream Solved!; Whisky With A Real Pinch; A Diet Tip For Men—Stay Insidehe Town That Made Limericks Famous Gets Its Due

Lightning Fill In The Blank
All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.

Our panelists predict, what will the James Webb telescope reveal next?