100 episodes

Public radio's game show of bluff and bluster, words and whimsy. The warmest, wittiest cocktail party - it's spirited and civil, brainy and boisterous, peppered with musical interludes. Fast paced and playful, it's the most fun you can have with language without getting your mouth washed out with soap. Our motto: It's not important to know the answers, it's important to like the answers!

Says You! - A Quiz Show for Lovers of Words, Culture, and History Pipit and Finch

    • Comedy
    • 4.5 • 599 Ratings

Public radio's game show of bluff and bluster, words and whimsy. The warmest, wittiest cocktail party - it's spirited and civil, brainy and boisterous, peppered with musical interludes. Fast paced and playful, it's the most fun you can have with language without getting your mouth washed out with soap. Our motto: It's not important to know the answers, it's important to like the answers!

    SY-2639 Vineyard Playhouse

    SY-2639 Vineyard Playhouse

    From the Vineyard Playhouse, in Vineyard Haven, MA with host Richard Sher 
    Stereo Left: Alan Dershowitz, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons
    Stereo Right: Fletcher "Flash" Wiley, Francine Achbar, Barry Nolan
    Music:The Beetlebung Steel Band
     
    Rounds Played:
    Round 1: Units of Measure
    Round 2: Bluff (wheeple)
    Round 3: Fictional Sports Teams - Movies
    Spotlight Round: Odd Man Out
    Round 4: Bluff (chang) 
    Round 5: First Works

    • 49 min
    SY-2638 Father's Day

    SY-2638 Father's Day

    From the Codman Estate in Lincoln, MA, with host Richard Sher 
    Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons
    Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Constance McCashin, Sam Weisman
    Music: Tom Eaton and Pick Three
     
    Rounds Played:
    Round 1: Units of Measure
    Round 2: Bluff (popskull)
    Round 3: Two-Way Wording
    Spotlight Round: Who's Your Daddy?
    Round 4: Bluff (popsy) 
    Round 5: What's the Line? 

    • 49 min
    SY-2637 Idea Center

    SY-2637 Idea Center

    From the Idea Center in Cleveland, OH, with host Richard Sher 
    Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Dee Perry
    Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Joy Roller, Fletcher Wiley
    Music: Blue Lunch
     
    Rounds Played:
    Round 1: Common Threads 
    Round 2: Bluff: hippen 
    Round 3: Two-fers “Super Dupers” 
    Round 4: Bluff: wheep 
    Spotlight Round: Vocabularial Muscle
    Round 5: Common Roles 

    • 51 min
    SY-2636 Idea Center

    SY-2636 Idea Center

    From the Idea Center in Cleveland, OH with host Richard Sher 
    Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Dee Perry 
    Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Joy Roller, Fletcher Wiley
    Music: Blue Lunch
     
    Rounds Played:
    Round 1: "City Silliness" Ohio Towns
    Round 2: Bluff (oose) 
    Round 3: Sing that Tune! 
    Spotlight Round
    Round 4: Bluff (cornhobble) 
    Round 5: People We Meet

    • 50 min
    SY-2635 Youngstown State

    SY-2635 Youngstown State

    From Youngstown Ohio State in Youngstown, OH with host Richard Sher 
    Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons 
    Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Francine Achbar, Fletcher Wiley
    Music: Revival Quintet
     
    Rounds Played:
    Round 1: Famous Ohioans & Buckeyes 
    Round 2: Bluff (whelve) 
    Round 3: What’s the Diff? 
    Round 4: Bluff (solander) 
    Spotlight Round
    Round 5: Jazz (Music Round) 

    • 50 min
    SY-2634 Mount Holyoke College

    SY-2634 Mount Holyoke College

    From Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, MA with host Richard Sher.
    Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons
    Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Francine Achbar, Tom Kemp
    Music: Mount Holyoke Jazz Ensemble with Cherie Hannouche
     
    Rounds Played:
    Round 1: The Fun is in the Answer
    Round 2: Bluff (roturier)
    Round 3: Spellbound
    Round 4: Bluff (girn)
    Spotlight Round
    Round 5: Definitions and Derivations

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
599 Ratings

599 Ratings

Ropapro ,

I just LOVE this show!

I’ve enjoyed this erudite quiz show for years. Panelists work together to solve word, music & cultural puzzles. The puns!!

ArrowtotheKnee42 ,

What a language!

English is such a mess. a pile of misspellings and misunderstandings.
Says You! helps me enjoy it all the more.

dSorrill ,

Is there any way to keep this show on the air.

Like another reviewer, this show and Wait,Wait are my go to podcasts for entertainment. I am not even good at answering the uestions, but I love the creativity and humor👍🏻

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