UPDATE: The podcast episode has been published! Click here for more details on how to listen.
I apparently need to brush up on my ’80s teen movie villains.
And rappers. And constitutional delegates of the 1770s.
But I wouldn’t know I need to do any of this if it weren’t for “Ask Me Another.” It’s a quiz show heard regularly on NPR (on air and in podcast form). And it’s pretty fun.
I fulfilled my lifelong dream of becoming a game show contestant when “AMA” came calling. I had to take a very difficult contestant quiz that challenged my knowledge of history, pop culture, vocabulary and general useless knowledge.
I’m good at the useless knowledge part.
Based on my success there, I received the call to become an actual contestant.