HOST: Peter Sagal
OFFICIAL JUDGE AND SCOREKEEPER: Carl Kasell
NOT MY JOB GUEST: Doug Marlette, cartoonist and author
This Week's Panelists:
Roy Blount Jr., humorist and author of Robert E. Lee
Charlie Pierce, writer for The Boston Globe
Roxanne Roberts, Washington Post Style section reporter
Who's Carl This Time?
The mitt hits the fan; taking charge of the situation; preparing for flight in the living room.
» Music Cue: "Let's Get Away From It All"
Artist: Frank Sinatra
Composer: Matt Dennis/Tom Adair
CD Title: Come Fly With Me
Label: Capitol Records
Enemies lists make a comeback; a prominent Russian gets a makeover; sorry, but he looked delicious.
» Music Cue: "The Touch Of Your Lips"
Artist: Bing Crosby
CD Title: 60 Crooner Songs
Label: United Audio Entertainment
"Hey, isn't that... nah, it couldn't be." -- three stories of strange celebrity run-ins.
» Music Cue: "Someday My Prince Will Come"
Artist: Adriana Caselotti
CD Title: Classic Disney, Vol. 1
Not My Job!
Kudzu Cartoonist Doug Marlette plays a game called "Try not to spit on the fans as you round the bases" -- three questions about slugger Ted Williams.
Panel Round (Second Round)
Waiting 60 million years for a kiss from the princess; Swedish scientists have good news and bad news about global warming; a new attraction at the Western Idaho Fair.
Who's Carl? (Second Round)
Freedom and Frosties are worth fighting for; a talk-show host weighs in on illicit drug use; Andy Jackson goes pink.
Listener Limerick Challenge
Three poetic odes to our host state, North Carolina.
» Music Cue: "Carolina Moon"
Artist: Kate Smith
Composer: B.Davis/J Burke
CD Title: Kate Smith: God Bless America
Label: Delta Music
All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.
The panelists predict what's next now that the Chinese have sent a man into space.
Take the quiz