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Emily Nussbaum: The Watch From Home Episode

In this work-from-home episode writer Emily Nussbaum talks about TV watching during COVID-19. Plus John Hodgman, Jackie Kashian, Robert Lopez, and Kristen Anderson-Lopez stand in as contestants.

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The answer to life’s funnier questions.

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