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12:00 pm
Sat April 14, 2012

Storms Threaten Great Plains With Hail, Tornadoes

Originally published on Sat April 14, 2012 3:49 pm

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GUY RAZ, HOST:

From NPR News, it's WEEKENDS on ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Guy Raz.

Our cover story today: the GOP's gender gap. We'll get to that in a few moments, but first to the severe weather in much of the Great Plains. The National Weather Service is warning that today's outbreak of tornadoes could be a, quote, "high-end, life-threatening event." Several confirmed tornadoes have already touched down across Kansas and Oklahoma, and more are expected in Nebraska and Iowa.

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12:00 pm
Sat April 14, 2012

Three-Minute Fiction: Judge's Current Favorites

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(SOUNDBITE OF CLOCK TICKING)

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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!
9:00 am
Sat April 14, 2012

Who's Carl This Time

Carl reads three quotes from the weeks news: A Grand Old Sendoff, March Madness and a Major League Misstep.

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Panel Round Two

More questions for the panel: Take This Job And Shove It, Some Assembly Required and You Want Who?

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Bluff The Listener

Our panelists tell us three stories of life before the Internet, only one of which is true.

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Opening Panel Round

Our panelists answer questions about the week's news: Don't Text and Maul.

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Prediction

Originally published on Sat April 14, 2012 2:30 am

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PETER SAGAL, HOST:

Now panel, how will Ozzie Guillen upset Miamians next time? Alonzo Bodden?

ALONZO BODDEN: Ozzie's going to lose his accent and when they can understand what he's saying, there's really going to be trouble.

(SOUNDBITE OF LAUGHTER)

SAGAL: Jessi Klein?

JESSI KLEIN: He will be caught on tape saying he loves everything about Florida except the old people.

(SOUNDBITE OF LAUGHTER)

SAGAL: And Mo Rocca?

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9:00 am
Sat April 14, 2012

Lightning Fill In The Blank

All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.

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9:00 am
Sat April 14, 2012

Limericks

Carl reads three news-related limericks: A Bus For When You Feel Like You've Been Hit By a Bus, Slider Sommelier and an Adorable Expiration Date.

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8:15 am
Sat April 14, 2012

A Political Tempest In A Tweetpot

Originally published on Sat April 14, 2012 8:25 am

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LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:

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