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Prediction

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

Our panelists predict what'll be the next big viral fundraiser after the Ice Bucket Challenge.

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Lightning Fill In The Blank

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.

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Limericks

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

Bill reads three news-related limericks: A Furry Free Gift, Sleeping In and Slow Food.

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Panel Round Two

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

More questions for the panel: Three Mice Who May Or May Not Be Blind; The Potatoes Have Eyes.

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Bluff The Listener

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

Our panelists tell three stories of newspapers trying brand new innovations, only one of which is true.

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Panel Round One

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

Move over, Freddy Krueger.

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Who's Bill This Time

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

Bill Kurtis reads three quotes from the week's news: Wetting Ourselves, Shaken Bottles and Super Spectator Brothers.

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Not My Job: Gov. Deval Patrick Gets Quizzed On Burning Man

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:33pm

The governor of the commonwealth of Massachusetts will answer three questions about the annual art festival taking place in the desert of northern Nevada.

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McConnell's Campaign Manager Resigns To Avoid Being 'Distraction'

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 7:27pm

There's an investigation into a payoff scheme before the 2012 presidential caucuses in Iowa. Jesse Benton says suggestions of his involvement are inaccurate and politically motivated.

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Federal Judge Blocks Texas Abortion Restrictions

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 6:10pm

Regulations passed in Texas, which affected clinics that perform abortions there, have been blocked by a federal judge, on the grounds that they unconstitutionally restricted access to legal abortion.

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Episode 564: The Signature

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 5:47pm

Today on the show: the signature. It's supposed to say, "This is me." But where did it come from. And why are we still using it.

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Chinese High-Rise Worker Left Dangling After Annoyed Boy Cuts Rope

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 4:08pm

The 10-year-old watching cartoons, reportedly became annoyed at the construction racket outside his window. So, he took a knife and sliced through the worker's rappelling apparatus.

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