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Best of Not My Job July 7, 2018

Eddie Izzard, Trisha Yearwood, Garth Brooks, and more, plus a little song we made up.

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Fabien Cousteau June 30, 2018
Fabien Cousteau, oceanographer, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Tom Papa, and Negin Farsad.
David Wise June 23, 2018
David Wise, gold medalists in men's freestyle ski, joins us along with panelists Mo Rocca, Faith Salie, and Alonzo Bodden.
Louie Anderson June 16, 2018
Louie Anderson, actor/comedian, joins us along with panelists Roy Blount, Jr., Roxanne Roberts, and Hari Kondabolu.
Keith Hernandez June 9, 2018
Keith Hernandez, former MLB first baseman, joins us along with panelists Luke Burbank, Bim Adewunmi, and Peter Grosz.
This week we feature some favorite guests as well as some never-before-heard material from our recent taping of Wait Wait Jr., a kid-centric version of our show. Paula Poundstone, Maz Jobrani, and Mo Rocca team up with kids for Bluff the Listener, and Neil Patrick Harris plays Not My Job.
Retta May 26, 2018
Retta, comedian, joins guest host Helen Hong and panelists Adam Felber, Paula Poundstone, and Hari Kondabolu.
Cyndi Lauper May 19, 2018
Cyndi Lauper, singer, joins us along with panelists Roxanne Roberts, Tom Bodett, and Tara Clancy.
Mayim Bialik May 12, 2018
Mayim Bialik, actor and neuroscientist, joins us along with panelists Helen Hong, Alonzo Bodden, and Janelle James.
Britt Daniel May 5, 2018
Britt Daniel, co-founder of the band Spoon, joins us along with panelists Luke Burbank, Faith Salie, and Maz Jobrani.
H. Jon Benjamin April 28, 2018
H. Jon Benjamin, actor/comedian, joins us along with panelists Paula Poundstone, Brian Babylon, and Negin Farsad.
Edie Falco April 21, 2018
Edie Falco, actor, joins us along with panelists Maz Jobrani, Helen Hong, and Mo Rocca.
Laurie Metcalf April 14, 2018
Laurie Metcalf, actress, joins us along with panelists Tom Bodett, Faith Salie, and Adam Burke.
Governor John Kasich April 7, 2018
Ohio Governor John Kasich joins us, along with panelists Roy Blount, Jr., Roxanne Roberts, and Peter Grosz.
Best of Not My Job March 31, 2018
It's Spring Break, so we are offering some past segments featuring Daniel Handler, Michael Giacchino, Ben Sasse, and Joe Buck.
LeVar Burton March 24, 2018
LeVar Burton, actor, joins us along with panelists Amy Dickinson, Adam Burke, and Rashawn Scott.
Tom Brady March 17, 2018
Tom Brady, quarterback for the New England Patriots, joins us along with panelists Helen Hong, Mo Rocca, and Tom Bodett.
Austan Goolsbee March 10, 2018
Austan Goolsbee, American economist, joins us along with panelists Faith Salie, Alonzo Bodden, and Tara Clancy.
Jessie Diggins March 3, 2018
Jessie Diggins, Olympic Gold Medalist in Cross Country Skiing, joins us along with Paula Poundstone, Luke Burbank, and Rozanne Robertsm
This week, with the Oscars one week away, we play some of our favorite recent interviews with movie makers, Oscar nominees and a children's book author.