Judith Butler plays Not My Job on NPR's 'Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!' Judith Butler is one of the world's foremost philosophers. Their new book is Who's Afraid of Gender, but can they answer our questions about horror movies?

'Wait Wait' for April 20, 2024: With Not My Job guest Judith Butler

'Wait Wait' for April 20, 2024: With Not My Job guest Judith Butler

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This week's show was recorded at the Studebaker Theater in Chicago, with host Peter Sagal, guest judge and scorekeeper Helen Hong, Not My Job guest Judith Butler and panelists Maz Jobrani, Faith Salie and Roy Blount Jr. Click the audio link above to hear the whole show.

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Who's Bill This Time
The W Stands For "Where's The Money?"; The Oblivious Dozen; A Jumbo Shrimp Disaster

Panel Questions
Airedale Airlines

Bluff The Listener
Our panelists read three stories about something at the drug store being used for an unusual purpose, only one of which is true.

Not My Job: We quiz Judith Butler on scary movies
Judith Butler is one of the world's foremost philosophers. Their new book is Who's Afraid of Gender, but should they be scared of our quiz about horror movies?

Panel Questions
Crowded Shower Solution; Drop Off Dropkicks

Limericks
Bill Kurtis reads three news-related limericks: Sockeyes For Crow's Feet; Heavy Stepping Chessmen; Ringing in Your Ear and Stinging on Your Tongue

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

Predictions
Our panelists predict, now that the Endless Shrimp plan backfired, what's next for Red Lobster.