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'Wait Wait' for Jan. 21, 2023: With Not My Job guest Secretary of State Antony Blinken

'Wait Wait' for Jan. 21, 2023: With Not My Job guest Secretary of State Antony Blinken

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This week's show was recorded at the Studebaker Theater in Chicago, with host Peter Sagal, official judge and scorekeeper Bill Kurtis, Not My Job guest Secretary of State Antony Blinken and panelists Dulcé Sloan, Eugene Cordero and Tom Bodett. Click the audio link above to hear the whole show.

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Who's Bill This Time
Eggstravagant Prices; Where There's Smoke, There's Legislation; Super-Spreader Awards

Panel Questions
A New Weather Hazard

Bluff The Listener
Our panelists read three stories about people going above and beyond for their mothers, only one of which is true.

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Panel Questions
The Secret to Professional Happiness; A New Reason To Stay Out of the Water; How to Annoy A Bartender

Limericks
Bill reads three news-related limericks: What Once Was Lost, Returns; What Once Was Really Lost, Finally Shows Up; An Extremely Rare Vintage

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

Predictions
Our panelists predict, after eggs, what will be the next thing to shoot up in price.