Rita Dove: Set Phasers To Poem : Ask Me Another The former U.S. Poet Laureate joins Ask Me Another at the Virginia Arts Festival and we quiz her on poems rewritten to be about Star Trek characters. This episode originally aired on Aug. 25, 2017.

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The answer to life’s funnier questions.

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Rita Dove: Set Phasers To Poem

The former U.S. Poet Laureate joins Ask Me Another at the Virginia Arts Festival and we quiz her on poems rewritten to be about Star Trek characters. This episode originally aired on Aug. 25, 2017.

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Oh Timbaland Timbaland
Manteca Ella Fitzgerald
Spaz N.E.R.D.
Carry Me Back to Old Virginia Jerry Lee Lewis

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Ask Me AnotherAsk Me Another

The answer to life’s funnier questions.