Bill Kurtis, John, Lacey Mosley discussed on Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me!
Don't tell me the NPR news quiz. I'm Bill Kurtis. We're playing this week with Lacey Mosley, Faith Salie and Peter growth. And here again, is your host. Representing 50% of the Peters on this week's show, Peter Sagal. Thank you, Bill. Right now. It is time for the wait, Wait. Don't tell me Bluff, the listener game calling Triple eight. Wait, wait to play our game in the air. How you are on. Wait, Wait. Don't tell me This is John Schmidt, originally from Wichita, Kansas. But calling in from Beautiful, snowy Chicago, Illinois. Welcome to Chicago. When did you move here? So I am a graduate student in public policy at the University of Chicago. So I've been here about a year and a half. So are you gonna be? Do you plan like being a politician or a high paid political consultants? Something like that? I would say no to a politician, but I paid political consultant doesn't sound half bad when you say it. Well, good luck with that. And welcome to the show, John, you're gonna play our game in which you must try to tell Truth from fiction. Bill. What is John's topic? Stay safe out there. PPE personal protective equipment, still very much a part of our lives. We wear it everywhere except over our noses. For some reason, our Panelists are going to tell you about a different surprising use of personal protective equipment. In the news pick the one who's telling the truth, you'll win the weight waiter of your choice on your voicemail. Be ready to play, but first, let's hear from faith sailing. Earlier this week, Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh received a massive donation of PPE from a masked man dressed in Elizabethan garb, calling himself Shakespeare in a shield. That man is also known as John More Han, head of the theater department at nearby Point, Park University. But why did this professor even possess 750 sets of hospital grade protection gear, which he calls rehearsal garments turns out more hand teaches a class called articulation and projection. Wanna one in which every student must perform a Shakespearean soliloquy with the goal of enunciating as vigorously as possible. The rest of the class as audience Dawn's face shields and medical isolation gowns to protect them from the flying spittle that comes out of the actors mouths as they act very, very hard and loud. It's like being in the splash zone at Seaworld only with saliva. I call it diction juice, more hand chuckles. I always say the wetter your audience, the better your performance College theater department. Uses Peopie each protecting themselves from each other's spit. While performing your next story of Peopie in the N E. W S comes from Lacey. Mostly the Foo Fighters are set to release their first new album in four years and getting here has been a journey during the recording of the album. Several members of the band sustained injuries, which can only be described as Metal, neck, rock and roll elbow and mosh pit secretions. 52 year old frontman David Girl suffered the worst of it. Ah quote I had banged forward, bumped into the mic and knocked a tooth clean out. I was shredding my face off and literally part of my face came off after multiple short stints in the ER and the Denny's early bird all you can eat buffet. The band has become aware that their fans might not be able to physically handle their music anymore, either so in anticipation of their fans desire to thrash rock out and.