300 episodes

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.

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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.

    Rachel Bloom: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Sane Current Guest

    Rachel Bloom: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Sane Current Guest

    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's Rachel Bloom joins us to talk about her new book I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are. Plus, Late Night with Seth Meyers writer Karen Chee and illustrator Jonny Sun decipher kids' readings of song lyrics, and Orange is the New Black's Alysia Reiner and Beth Dover hear Dolly Parton songs re-written to be about dolls.

    • 52 min
    Sarah Silverman, Sarah Paulson, Rickey Thompson & Denzel Dion: Influencers

    Sarah Silverman, Sarah Paulson, Rickey Thompson & Denzel Dion: Influencers

    It's a Sarah-bonanza! Sarah Paulson talks about her new Hulu film Run, out 11/20, and her Netflix series Ratched. Sarah Silverman tells us how she came up with the name of her new podcast, The Sarah Silverman Podcast. Plus, Rickey Thompson and Denzel Dion join the fun!

    • 51 min
    Hong Chau & Nico Santos: Superheroes And Superstores

    Hong Chau & Nico Santos: Superheroes And Superstores

    Homecoming and Watchmen star Hong Chau plays a game about imaginary, misguided movie adaptations. Jordan Klepper (The Daily Show) and Jenny Hagel (Late Night With Seth Meyers) become amateur etymologists. Couple-testants Nico Santos (Superstore) and Zeke Smith (Survivor) try to remember 2019 trends. This episode originally aired May 22, 2020.

    • 52 min
    Chelsea Handler & Sharon Salzberg: Guided Meditation

    Chelsea Handler & Sharon Salzberg: Guided Meditation

    It's a stressful time, so meditation teacher Sharon Salzberg begins the show with a guided meditation. Comedian Chelsea Handler talks about her new HBO Max special 'Evolution' and plays a game about actors and authors. Plus, comedians Dewayne Perkins and Aasia LaShay Bullock visit Moo-town, and comedians Mike Albo and Amanda Duarte play Fact Bag.

    • 52 min
    The Daily Show & What The Constitution Means To Me: Kids In America

    The Daily Show & What The Constitution Means To Me: Kids In America

    Daily Show correspondents Ronny Chieng and Michael Kosta play a game about Elvis and The Lord of the Rings. Heidi Schreck talks about her play What the Constitution Means to Me and audits the cutest civics class ever, where kids read the Constitution. Plus, comedians Danielle Perez and Madison Shepard win the "good sport" award in a quiz about mascots.

    • 52 min
    D.J. "Shangela" Pierce: Quaran-Queen

    D.J. "Shangela" Pierce: Quaran-Queen

    HALLELOO! We're Here and RuPaul's Drag Race star D.J. "Shangela" Pierce talks about 'quaranqueening.' Plus, comedians Aparna Nancherla, Joyelle Nicole Johnson, Ashley Nicole Black, and Chelsea Devantez show off their smarts. This episode originally aired May 8, 2020.

    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
4.3K Ratings

4.3K Ratings

MilaMouseMermaid ,

Brilliant show

My family and I have listened to this show for more than four years now. It’s still just as brilliant and witty. 100/10

Christopher Robin Baker ,

Awesome show, I wish I was as clever...

I found myself laughing out loud walking down Columbus as I listened to the latest episode!! “Trivial pie!!” 😆 (you had to be there ... I mean listen.) Always so very creative and clever, really great guests and I leave feeling more relaxed and creative. You’ll love it!! 👍👍👍👍👍 five stars and five thumbs too!!

59Matthew ,

Wonderful Show!

I loved this podcast before the pandemic and I love it as much or more since they have reimagined it. Light-hearted, filled with fun trivia and fabulous guests, this is a delightful, uplifting listening experience!

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