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"Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!" -- with judge and scorekeeper Bill Kurtis (left) and host Peter Sagal -- taped its Saturday, May 23rd, radio broadcast on Thursday, May 21st, at a sold-out Durham Performing Arts Center (photo by Alain McLaughlin Photography Inc.)

“Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!” on May 21st at DPAC Was a Fantastic Evening of Fun and Games!

During the Golden Age of Radio, sometime between the 1920s and 1950s, folks would spend their evenings gathered around the radio listening to their favorite programs. These ran the gamut from mystery, adventure and detective serials, to soap operas, variety hours, plays, and quiz shows. The invention of the television killed this radio tradition, and… Read More ›

Comedienne and author Paula Poundstone will play Durham on Jan. 20th (photo by Michael Schwartz/WireImage)

Comedienne and “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me” Smart- Aleck Paula Poundstone Plays Durham on Jan. 20th

The Carolina Theatre will present whimsical comedienne and author Paula Poundstone, who is a resident smart-aleck on “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me” on National Public Radio, at 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20th.