'Storm Chaser' Reed Timmer Plays 'Not My Job' As a host of Discovery Channel's Storm Chasers, Timmer has driven directly into some (extremely) extreme weather. But can he handle the wrath of the NPR news quiz? We ask Timmer three questions about the life and times of Oprah Winfrey.

'Storm Chaser' Reed Timmer Plays 'Not My Job'

'Storm Chaser' Reed Timmer Plays 'Not My Job'

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"My first official storm chase was at the age of 13," Timmer recalls. "I intercepted a severe storm in my front yard and was pelted by golf-ball size hail that destroyed the family video camera." Discovery hide caption

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"My first official storm chase was at the age of 13," Timmer recalls. "I intercepted a severe storm in my front yard and was pelted by golf-ball size hail that destroyed the family video camera."

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When most people see a monstrously large, destructive tornado heading toward them, they run in the other direction. Not Reed Timmer. Since a young age, he's been driving straight into tornadoes and other flavors of nature's fury. Not only has Timmer lived to tell about it, but he also lived to host a TV series about his adventures — the third season of Discovery Channel's Storm Chasers premiered Oct. 18.

Timmer may not be fazed by (extremely) extreme weather, but can he handle the wrath of the NPR news quiz? We'll ask him to play a game called: "We're not going to say anything bad about HER, are we?" Three questions about the life and times of Oprah Winfrey.

Originally broadcast Sept. 26, 2009.