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||Best of Not My Job: The Teen Beat Edition||It's the Best of Not My Job with teen heart-throbs Daniel Radcliffe, Brooke Shields, Rob Lowe, Molly Ringwald, and Lance Bass.||8/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Science Show||It's the Best of Not My Job based on the scientific principles of energy, space, rhymes, fashion, and spying, featuring Robert Baer, Sunita Williams, Simon Doonan, and Ernest Moniz. In addition, Paula Poundstone questions the scientific method.||8/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||BONUS: Ari Shapiro reviews "King Lear with Sheep"||On this week's bonus episode, NPR's own Ari Shapiro risks overdosing on adorable in order to bring us his review of the fabled King Lear with Sheep.||8/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Dwight Yoakam||Dwight Yoakam, singer-songwriter, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Charlie Pierce, and Roy Blount Jr.||8/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Starlee Kine||Starlee Kine, host of the podcast Mystery Show, joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Maz Jobrani, and Alonzo Bodden.||8/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chance the Rapper||Chance the Rapper, hiphop artist, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Brian Babylon, and Mo Rocca.||8/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Surgeon General Vivek Murthy||Vice Admiral Vivek Murthy, the Surgeon General of the U.S., joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Adam Felber, and Paula Poundstone.||7/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Best of Not My Job||We honor the moms, real and imagined, who have inspired us: Florence Henderson, Alice Cooper, Shirley Jones, Elizabeth Gilbert, and Dame Edna.||7/18/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Terry Gross||Terry Gross, public radio host, joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Peter Grosz, and Tom Bodett.||7/11/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||All Animal Edition||Kevin Fitzgerald, Rich Schwartz, and our panelists share their love and wonder of the animal kingdom.||7/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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Amazing show! Carl Kasell and Peter Sagal are a humorous team that take the week's news point out the irony, discontinuity, or radicalness. The panel adds comedy to the mix, and together, they are the best way to enjoy the week's events. In my opinion, the Paula Poundstone episodes are the best.
The Best NPR Show EVER!
I know there are a lot of NPR geeks like me out there, and this is the one show that no one should miss. It's a great way to stay informed and be entertained as well. I used to work in the news industry (kinda still do, but that's another story), and the news gets ver depressing. News just seems to be a endless cycle of war, violence, death, famine and pestilence (had to get all four horsemen in there). WWDTM is the water skiing squirrel of NPR. No matter how bad the news gets, you know it will be there to cheer you up. Adam might argue this, but I also feel like you learn something from it as well. So, download and enjoy!
This makes the whole concept of a podcast worthwhile to me.