Ask Me Another

Airs Saturdays at 11 am & 8 pm
  • Hosted by Ophira Eisenberg

Packed with trivia, comedy and celebrity guests, Ask Me Another is like an amusement park for your brain. Host Ophira Eisenberg and musician Jonathan Coulton take brilliant contestants on a roller coaster that'll make you laugh and scream (out the answers)—and barely anyone throws up in a trash can. Ask Me Another is recorded in front of a live audience at The Bell House in Brooklyn, NY, and on the road in your city.

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Anyone up for some... birthday chicken? In this game, Russian Doll actor Greta Lee and co-creator Leslye Headland team up to play a multiple-choice quiz on food trends.

Heard on Greta Lee And Leslye Headland: Valley Of The Russian Dolls.

Breadway Bound

Apr 5, 2019

In this music parody game, we took a classic Broadway musical, changed one letter in the title, and rewrote one of its songs to reflect that change. Not following? Read it slowly—you have to be more Into the Words.

Heard on Greta Lee And Leslye Headland: Valley Of The Russian Dolls.

Final Round: Super Duper

Apr 5, 2019

In this superb, not superfluous final round, our superstar contestants must compete in an insuperably tricky trivia game where every answer contains the word "super." Super!

Heard on Greta Lee And Leslye Headland: Valley Of The Russian Dolls.

Palindrome Thunderdome

Mar 15, 2019

A trivia game that will make you say "ah, ha"! In this tricky final round, every answer is a two-word palindrome.

Head on Aparna Nancherla: Introvert Goes 'Corporate'

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Fact Bag With Aparna Nancherla

Mar 15, 2019

Ophira, Jonathan, and comedian Aparna Nancherla team up to guess the answers to our brain-tickling facts, conveniently stored in a bag. Fact Bag!

Head on Aparna Nancherla: Introvert Goes 'Corporate'

Closing Time

Mar 15, 2019

You make me feel like a Natural... Wonders? In this music parody game, contestants identify retail chains that went out of business.

Head on Aparna Nancherla: Introvert Goes 'Corporate'

Middle School Book Report

Mar 1, 2019

For everyone who thinks The Catcher in the Rye is about a baseball star stuck in a loaf bread, this game is for you. Contestants must identify books based on fictional book reports written by middle schoolers who only read the work's title.

As heard on Jim Gaffigan Brings The Laughs Again.

Jim Gaffigan Brings The Laughs Again

Mar 1, 2019

How has comedian and actor Jim Gaffigan's relationship with his wife Jeannie evolved over their 15 years of marriage? "I've become more and more frightened of her," Gaffigan deadpanned to Ophira Eisenberg, host of NPR's Ask Me Another at the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York. "I was very resistant to [collaborating], but now it's full-on codependency."

New York City Landmarks

Mar 1, 2019

Eggheads take on the Big Apple: In this audio quiz, contestants must identify the New York City landmark based on descriptions provided by real residents and tourists.

As heard on Jim Gaffigan Brings The Laughs Again.

Meet The Expert: Esther Perel

Feb 15, 2019

In this edition of Meet the Expert, Ophira Eisenberg, host of NPR's Ask Me Another at The Bell House in New York, talks Esther Perel, a renowned couples therapist and host of the podcast Where Should We Begin?. Having just finished its third season, the podcast documents Perel as she leads live counseling sessions with real couples coping with sexlessness, infidelity, and loss.

Love Is Love Is Love Is Love Is Love

Feb 15, 2019

In this heart-pounding finale, contestants tackle trivia questions where each answer contains the word "love."

Heard on Michael Ian Black Is Back, All Right!

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Change Of Heart

Feb 15, 2019

Liver lovers, rejoice! In this music parody game, songs with the word "heart" in the title are rewritten to make them about other bodily organs.

Heard on Michael Ian Black Is Back, All Right!

Days And Confused

Feb 1, 2019

In this final round, contestants answer trivia where every answer ends with the word or sound "day."

Heard on Bob The Drag Queen And Monét X Change: Some Tea, Some Shade.

Did You Just Eat That?

Feb 1, 2019

Yuck! Bob the Drag Queen and Monét X Change separate icky food fact from fiction with the help of Clemson University food science professor, Paul Dawson, author of the book Did You Just Eat That? Two Scientists Explore Double-Dipping, the Five-Second Rule, and Other Food Myths in the Lab.

Classics On Classics

Feb 1, 2019

In this music parody game, classic rock songs are rewritten to be about what colleges refer to as "Classics." Warning: This game rocks harder than Medusa's victims.

Heard on Bob The Drag Queen And Monét X Change: Some Tea, Some Shade.

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