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NPR's Ask Me Another The answer to life's funnier questions. There are many ways to listen:- Subscribe and download via iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, or the NPR One app- Check in with your local public radio station to see if they carry Ask Me Another- Stream it through askmeanother.npr.orgPodcasts are released every Friday.Ask Me Another tapes live in Brooklyn, NY.

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New episode! Miss Peppermint writes the guide to "Acing A Game About WikiHow." Naomi Ekperigin and Andy Beckerman of Cou...
07/16/2021

New episode! Miss Peppermint writes the guide to "Acing A Game About WikiHow." Naomi Ekperigin and Andy Beckerman of Couples Therapy Podcast take on the Chia Pets Extended Universe, and Miracle Workers stars Karan Soni & Geraldine Viswanathan withstand the heat of a game about VERY hot things. http://n.pr/AMA

ASK ME ANOTHER RETURNS TO The Bell House Come see our FINAL TAPING Thursday, August 12 at 7:30pm!Things to know:- Must s...
07/16/2021

ASK ME ANOTHER RETURNS TO The Bell House

Come see our FINAL TAPING Thursday, August 12 at 7:30pm!

Things to know:
- Must show proof of vaccination
- Show is 21+
- It’s going to be a BLAST

You can buy tickets with presale code “askmeanother” at n.pr/AMATaping

ASK ME ANOTHER RETURNS TO The Bell House

Come see our FINAL TAPING Thursday, August 12 at 7:30pm!

Things to know:
- Must show proof of vaccination
- Show is 21+
- It’s going to be a BLAST

You can buy tickets with presale code “askmeanother” at n.pr/AMATaping

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07/15/2021

🔥 👠 🟦 🟦 🟦 🎟️ 👀 FRI 🕙 EDT

🔥 👠 🟦 🟦 🟦 🎟️ 👀 FRI 🕙 EDT

New! Yay! In Treatment’s Uzo Aduba tells us what she learned by playing a therapist— the gist: Therapists, we appreciate...
07/09/2021

New! Yay! In Treatment’s Uzo Aduba tells us what she learned by playing a therapist— the gist: Therapists, we appreciate you! (Also, are you ok?

“That’s why I love this show, you guys are so dorky and nerdy!” - Rosie Perez in this week’s episode, a.k.a. what I now ...
07/05/2021
Rosie Perez: The Flight Attendant

“That’s why I love this show, you guys are so dorky and nerdy!” - Rosie Perez in this week’s episode, a.k.a. what I now have cross-stitched on my throw pillows n.pr/Rosie

Rosie Perez talks about recording safety messages for the New York City subway, her new show The Flight Attendant, and plays a game where she finishes Muhammad Ali's sentences.

This week, Rosie Perez steps into the ring with a game about Muhammad Ali quotes— spoiler: it’s a KO! Olivia Craighead &...
07/02/2021

This week, Rosie Perez steps into the ring with a game about Muhammad Ali quotes— spoiler: it’s a KO!

Olivia Craighead & Big Mouth’s Ayo Edebiri enjoy a hearty game about bands named for foods, and Fortune Feimster & Jillian Bell prove they know the past better than people in the past knew the future (eat your hearts out past people!!). n.pr/AMA

At the Virginia Beach Festival in this week's throwback episode, Ophira Eisenberg's monologue gave us a great dose of vi...
06/27/2021

At the Virginia Beach Festival in this week's throwback episode, Ophira Eisenberg's monologue gave us a great dose of vitamin sea (i regret nothing!!)

It was edited in the final show, but considering it was the most groans per word we’ve ever elicited, we thought you'd enjoy it in full:

As we make our last new episodes, we’re revisiting past favorites.This week: Poet Laureate Rita Dove writes a poem for u...
06/25/2021

As we make our last new episodes, we’re revisiting past favorites.

This week: Poet Laureate Rita Dove writes a poem for us AND we rewrite a Gwendolyn Brooks poem to make it about Star Trek’s Geordi La Forge. Yes, both works of equal literary merit! n.pr/AMA

As we make our last new episodes, we’re revisiting past favorites.

This week: Poet Laureate Rita Dove writes a poem for us AND we rewrite a Gwendolyn Brooks poem to make it about Star Trek’s Geordi La Forge. Yes, both works of equal literary merit! n.pr/AMA

06/21/2021

We have some sad news to share: Ask Me Another wraps production in September. It was an absolute privilege and honor to create this goofy, smart, geeky show. Thank YOU for making it possible. We hope we brought you some joy in this dark time. We still have some new shows left before we’re done and some really cool stuff planned, so stay tuned!

06/20/2021

Luckily for the crew of The Mandalorian, it was calm, cool, and collected Giancarlo Esposito meeting little Grogu. Put me in a room with Baby Yoda and I will LOSE IT.

This week, Giancarlo Esposito reminisces on his puppet co-workers— from Big Bird to Baby Yoda. From #HacksOnHBOMax, Luci...
06/18/2021

This week, Giancarlo Esposito reminisces on his puppet co-workers— from Big Bird to Baby Yoda. From #HacksOnHBOMax, Lucia Aniello & Paul W. Downs go on a word game road trip to ruin US state capitals. Then, comedian Bethany Van Delft & rapper Donwill dig up some dirt on the broccoli family... n.pr/AMA

Long weekend, NEW EP! Andrew Rannells from Black Monday on Showtime plays a game about interior design trends. What's a ...
05/28/2021

Long weekend, NEW EP! Andrew Rannells from Black Monday on Showtime plays a game about interior design trends. What's a German smear? If you don't know, you'll find out! The hilarious Lolly Adefope & E.R. Fightmaster from Shrill play "Dolly Parton, Dalai Lama or Both?" And we talk cats and dogs with comedians Carmen Lynch (Human Centipod) & Liz Miele (Why Cats Are ********) npr.org/askmeanother

IT'S AN INCREDIBLY FUN NEW EPISODE!!! (Sorry for shouting.) Join Jonathan Coulton & Ophira Eisenberg for 🧟‍♀️zOmBiE musi...
05/21/2021

IT'S AN INCREDIBLY FUN NEW EPISODE!!! (Sorry for shouting.) Join Jonathan Coulton & Ophira Eisenberg for 🧟‍♀️zOmBiE music 101!🧟‍♂️ Ryan O’Connell (Netflix's 'Special') spills the beans on which swing set in LA is the best. Love About Town podcast hosts Kenice Mobley & Rohan Padhye cheat by bringing actual knowledge to the table. Childhood friends Micah Stock from Bonding Netflix & return champ comedian Beth Stelling ('Girl Daddy' on HBO Max) take on trivia about their home state, Ohio. Listen already! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ryan-oconnell-the-real-housewives-and-the-olsen-twins/id524978407?i=1000522671879

Happy Mother’s Day from AMA! 💐Put down the hot glue gun and stop stress crafting a last minute gift for your mom and lis...
05/09/2021

Happy Mother’s Day from AMA! 💐Put down the hot glue gun and stop stress crafting a last minute gift for your mom and listen to Late Night with Seth Meyers's writer Karen Chee and illustrator Jonny Sun try to identify song lyrics read by kids born after the songs were released. https://www.npr.org/2020/11/20/930467039/hooked-on-lyrics-ii

Happy Mother’s Day from AMA! 💐Put down the hot glue gun and stop stress crafting a last minute gift for your mom and listen to Late Night with Seth Meyers's writer Karen Chee and illustrator Jonny Sun try to identify song lyrics read by kids born after the songs were released. https://www.npr.org/2020/11/20/930467039/hooked-on-lyrics-ii

💐In honor of Mother’s Day weekend we’re revisiting our episode with Rachel Bloom. She talks about the arrival of her dau...
05/07/2021

💐In honor of Mother’s Day weekend we’re revisiting our episode with Rachel Bloom. She talks about the arrival of her daughter and her book debut. Plus, Jonny Sun & Late Night with Seth Meyers’s Karen Chee piece together animal rom-coms AND Orange Is the New Black’s Beth Dover & Alysia Reiner crush a music parody game about Dolly Parton! 👂➡️ https://apple.co/3nGo2zc

NEW! Maria Bamford and Richard Kind talk space 🧀 and parenting on Freeform’s Everything’s Gonna Be Okay. Co-creator of t...
04/30/2021

NEW! Maria Bamford and Richard Kind talk space 🧀 and parenting on Freeform’s Everything’s Gonna Be Okay. Co-creator of the Peacock TV comedy series "Rutherford Falls," Sierra Teller Ornelas, explains what a "bank plant" is. Golden Arm Movie star Mary Holland and director Maureen Bharoocha tell us why YOGURT IS GOLD, BABY. https://npr.org/askmeanother

04/23/2021

This week, we revisit one of our favorite games of all time: Is it a Lizard? with RZA! 🦎 Plus, Busy Philipps and Shantira Jackson mix celebrity cocktails, and the creator of Hulu’s "Woke," (renewed for Season 2!) cartoonist Keith Knight, faces off against his “evil twin” sister Tracy. It's a good one! If you haven't heard it, check it out, and if you have heard it, check it out again. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-me-another/id524978407#episodeGuid=d16386b0-7c40-4ac4-a875-ffe83cc1437c

Recently, Yo-Yo Ma’s grandson has expressed an interest in the cello. Ma joked, “He wants to take over. I don’t need the...
04/18/2021

Recently, Yo-Yo Ma’s grandson has expressed an interest in the cello. Ma joked, “He wants to take over. I don’t need the competition. Just stay away, I need my job!” Listen to the full episode with the 18-time Grammy winner: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-me-another/id524978407#episodeGuid=a6406ec1-8678-4b7f-b43c-58ecbd66a88d

Recently, Yo-Yo Ma’s grandson has expressed an interest in the cello. Ma joked, “He wants to take over. I don’t need the competition. Just stay away, I need my job!” Listen to the full episode with the 18-time Grammy winner: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ask-me-another/id524978407#episodeGuid=a6406ec1-8678-4b7f-b43c-58ecbd66a88d

Before Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist makes its return to air tonight, listen to Alex Newell and Jane Levy talk about mas...
03/28/2021

Before Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist makes its return to air tonight, listen to Alex Newell and Jane Levy talk about mastering choreography for the show! Plus, they play a game about characters from famous books. Listen: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/jane-levy-and-alex-newell-zoeys-extraordinary-zoom-call/id524978407?i=1000514523190

Before Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist makes its return to air tonight, listen to Alex Newell and Jane Levy talk about mastering choreography for the show! Plus, they play a game about characters from famous books. Listen: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/jane-levy-and-alex-newell-zoeys-extraordinary-zoom-call/id524978407?i=1000514523190

Hey zodiac-heads, Aries season starts today! Fittingly, this weekend’s episode features Benito Skinner and Greta Titelma...
03/21/2021

Hey zodiac-heads, Aries season starts today! Fittingly, this weekend’s episode features Benito Skinner and Greta Titelman playing a game where they try to identify celebrities with the same zodiac sign. ♈🐏 Listen: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/haim-women-in-trivia-pt-iii/id524978407?i=1000513645530

Hey zodiac-heads, Aries season starts today! Fittingly, this weekend’s episode features Benito Skinner and Greta Titelman playing a game where they try to identify celebrities with the same zodiac sign. ♈🐏 Listen: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/haim-women-in-trivia-pt-iii/id524978407?i=1000513645530

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