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Paula Poundstone is on a quest to gather all of the world's knowledge. Or, as she puts it, "to get less stupid, one topic at a time." Follow her search as she looks to scientists, researchers, and experts for evidence about everything from what music cats like to the fluid dynamics of spilling coffee. "Every week, we'll keep looking for knowledge," says Paula, "because we know we left it somewhere."

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    • 4.5, 8 Ratings

Paula Poundstone is on a quest to gather all of the world's knowledge. Or, as she puts it, "to get less stupid, one topic at a time." Follow her search as she looks to scientists, researchers, and experts for evidence about everything from what music cats like to the fluid dynamics of spilling coffee. "Every week, we'll keep looking for knowledge," says Paula, "because we know we left it somewhere."

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4.5 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

A "Nobody" ,

She’s a national treasure

She is one the five funniest people in the planet.

Really. The only who was that good at improvising and thinking in his feet was Robin Williams. In fact, he discovered her in San Fran and put her in. SNL that weekend. Nothing like that had ever happened before or since on SNL.

She’s a national treasure and nobody knows her except “nobodies.” And she still pays rent! Her coverage of Democratic Convention 1992 - genius n ridiculously funny. “Everyone” Should Listen to Paula Poundstone.

RocketGrunt ,

I'm really sorry but...

...Paula Poundstone's voice is the worst.

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