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'Wait Wait' For Aug. 14, 2021: Summer Break Edition

Zach Galifianakis in Between Two Ferns: The Movie.
Adam Rose
Netflix via AP

This week, we take a break from the news to feature some of our favorite moments from past shows. Click the audio link above to hear the whole show.

Zach Galifianakis Plays Not My Job
The host of Between Two Ferns plays a game called Between Two Derns, three questions about Laura Dern and Bruce Dern.

Panel Questions
Mama Bear

Bluff The Listener
Our panelists read three stories about new prom trends, only one of which is true.

Kristine Lilly Plays Not My Job
The star player for the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team plays a game called "Your cup runneth over!" Three questions about cups that are not the World Cup.

Panel Questions
Provolone and Prejudice, Organic Gluten-Free Podcast, Super Pooper and The Pooperintendent Strikes Back.

Charlie Day Plays Not My Job
The actor, famous for a meme indicating a crazed conspiracy theorist, plays a game called "It's All Connected, Don't You See?" Three questions about more obscure conspiracy theories.

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