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Meg Wolitzer: Catnip For 'A Certain Kind Of Reader'

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

The New York Times bestselling author of The Interestings and Belzhar explains writing for teens and her failed attempt at journaling, plus emerges from an anagram challenge delightfully unscathed.

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The Best Piece Of Trivia You Learned This Week: David Bowie Edition

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

Did David Bowie really invent Connect Four? Or did our listener completely make this up? Find out in the latest edition of The Best Piece of Trivia You Learned This Week.

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This Old House

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

All of the answers in this round contain the name of a room, piece of furniture or item that is commonly found in a house. So don't forget your loofa for the bridal shower.

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Bureaucracy In Action

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

"Acting Associate Administrator for Administration for the Maritime Administration" is a fake government job, right? Well, try fitting these titles on a business card, because some are actually real.

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Six Of Some, Half-Dozen Of The Other

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

A word that has no repeating letters is an "isogram," which itself is an isogram. Confused? If you're a Francophiles or a lycanthrope, you can guess the twelve-letter isograms we're looking for.

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The Teetotaller's Playlist

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

It's before 5pm somewhere: why drink a cocktail when you can enjoy a nice, cold mock-tail? In this musical game for the under-21 set, famous songs about boozy drinks have been rewritten as zero proof.

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Groovy Movie

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

In this game, guess two rhyming movie titles from descriptions of their combined plots. It's really just an excuse for us to talk about White Men Can't Jump and Forrest Gump in the same sentence.

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Reply Of The Tiger

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:54am

Tony the Tiger thinks everything is "grrrreat!" as long as it begins with the letters "g-r." Show your grrreatness in this game, where all answers are grrrroovy things that Tony would enjoy.

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This 'Future Lover' Is A Library

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 9:03am

Ander Monson's new essay collection is a thoughtful, original celebration of libraries; more than just buildings full of books, they're a living exchange of ideas and a way for people to connect.

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