Ask Me Another for Thursday, March 13, 2014

Yahoo, Seriously? With Farhad Manjoo

Who's a "dead guy with crazy hair because he invented physics"? New York Times tech columnist Farhad Manjoo and his opponent try to identify historic figures from dubious Yahoo! Answers descriptions.

You Can't Handle The Handle

Many will recognize the "@" or "at" symbol from its place in Twitter usernames. Here, @jonathancoulton leads a challenging word game involving a play on adding the letters "a-t" to word beginnings.

Adam Savage: Bust That Myth!

As one half of the Mythbusters duo, Savage has tested over 800 myths on TV. Many were death-defying, though all of them, Savage admits, begat great stories. Hear a few of his favorites.

The News, According To Huey Lewis

Ask Me Another: it's strong and it's sudden and it's cruel sometimes, but it might just save your life. Jonathan Coulton twists Huey Lewis & the News' "The Power of Love," into a game about the 1980s.

Danny Pudi: What's My One-Liner?

Get to know Pudi, who is best known as Community's idiosyncratic Abed, as he reveals his hidden talents, such as flirting in Polish, quoting lines from action movies and lighting himself on fire.

Outta This World

We're going galactic with this final round. Play along as puzzle guru Art Chung quizzes contestants on some truly extraterrestrial trivia, in which the answers are all things found in outer space.
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