Last Build Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:07:31 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:07:31 -0400This week Stephen Dubner of "Freakonomics" joins Lynn Neary and Will Shortz to play the Sunday Puzzle.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 12:42:00 -0400In 1978, Garten left her government job and bought a specialty food store in the Hamptons. That store grew into a career, a series of cookbooks and a popular show on the Food Network.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:22:00 -0400NPR's Adam Cole demonstrates a science experiment that offers a new use for old Peeps. All you need is a ruler and a microwave.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 17:24:00 -0400After 20 years as the magazine's cartoon gatekeeper, Bob Mankoff is stepping down. He says humor helps us cope with hardship, get along with one another — and, in general, makes life more enjoyable.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:38:01 -0400Philadelphia is where America's Founding Fathers wrote The Constitution, and to celebrate that, we made a final round where every answer contains either the word RED, WHITE or BLUE.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:38:01 -0400To honor Philadelphia's Liberty Bell, contestants hear audio clues about people and things that have "bell" in the name and ring in to guess what--or who--they're about!
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:38:01 -0400Rev up your reverse word repository! In this game, contestants hear clues to a well-known phrase with the last word reversed, and try to guess what that word is.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:38:01 -0400In this game, Jonathan Coulton parodies songs by the Eagles, to be about people who are currently, or were at some point, bald. Contestants identify the bald person he's singing about.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:38:01 -0400Contestants guess the names of these fictional hotels from the fake reviews we've created for them.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:38:00 -0400We travel to the Philadelphia area with Amy Sedaris! She talks about finally starting her dream project, a TV show about hosting, and we put her crafting expertise in a game of "Etsy or Smithsonian?"
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 07:51:00 -0400The Internet is full of science fiction becoming science fact. NPR Science Editor Geoff Brumfiel is ready to make a stand. Sort of.
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 11:46:00 -0400Hickenlooper came to Colorado to work for an energy company but opened a brewpub instead. The beer must have been pretty good, because he was elected mayor of Denver and later governor of the state.
Sun, 02 Apr 2017 07:46:29 -0400As long as there have been national leaders, there have been court jesters. Whether skewering the boss on stage, on TV or now, on Twitter, it's a tradition satirists take seriously.
Sun, 02 Apr 2017 07:46:29 -0400It's a puzzle based on categories of the letters in the word "April." Special guest Peter Sagal of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! helps out.
Sat, 01 Apr 2017 11:34:00 -0400In 2014, producer Sarah Koenig launched Serial, a spin-off podcast of This American Life. Serial Productions has now released S-Town, which explores an unexpected mystery in a small Alabama town.