Behind the scenes of 'Wait Wait' with Peter Sagal and Emma Choi : Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! Peter and Emma sit down with Executive Producer Mike Danforth to answer some questions that you have about the making of Wait Wait.

Behind the scenes of 'Wait Wait' with Peter Sagal and Emma Choi

Behind the scenes of 'Wait Wait' with Peter Sagal and Emma Choi

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Ever wondered how Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! gets made? Well, so do we.

This week, hosts Peter Sagal and Emma Choi sat down with Executive Producer Mike Danforth to answer some audience questions from social media. How did Emma and Peter rise to the top of the Wait Wait food chain? Has anything embarrassing ever happened while taping a Zoom show? And what exactly does hard Mountain Dew taste like? Listen to find out!

This is an excerpt from Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!, NPR's weekly news quiz. Have a laugh and test your knowledge with today's funniest comedians. Follow us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or listen on NPR One, and you can find us on Instagram. Want to come out to our live shows at our new home at the Studebaker Theater in Chicago, IL or on the road? Just check out nprpresents.org.