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

Says You! is public radio’s quintessential quiz show, aired weekly from coast to coast. Undeniably the warmest, wittiest cocktail party you’ll ever enjoy, whether there’s bubbly in your glass or in your personality. It’s spirited and civil, brainy and boisterous, with bon mots and badinage aplenty, peppered with musical interludes. If you could play badminton with words, it would sound much like Says You!. Fast paced and playful, it’s the most fun you can have with language without getting your mouth washed out with soap.


Take one word, add two teams, create three definitions and throw in a live audience. And, that’s Says You!, the last word in radio quiz shows since 1996. Curious listeners know our motto: It’s not important to know the answers…it’s important to like the answers.

Oct 15, 2021

From Woodstock, VT with host Richard Sher

Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Francine Achbar, Tom Kemp (Actor Film and Television)

Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons

Musicians: Tin Pan Valentinos

Round 1: Tools of the Trade

Round 2: Bluff (bdellometer)

Round 3: Word Combinations

Round 4: Bluff...


Oct 8, 2021

From the Vineyard Playhouse on Martha's Vineyard with host Richard Sher

Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons

Stereo Right: Fred Barron, Julie Jaffe, Barry Nolan

Musical Guest: Beetlebung Steel Band

Round One: Odd Man Out

Round Two - Bluff: leelane

Round Three: Assemblage of Adjectives

Round Four -...


Oct 4, 2021

From Boston, Massachusetts with host Richard Sher

Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons

Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Francine Achbar, Barry Nolan

 

Rounds Played:

S1, EP 11, R1: Derivations

S1, EP 13, R1: Vocabularial Muscle

S1, EP 11, R2: Bluff (fimetarious)

S1, EP 4, R3: Odd Man Out

S1, EP 11, R3: The...


Sep 24, 2021

From the World Trade Center in Boston with host Richard Sher

Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons

Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Francine Achbar, Barry Nolan

 

Rounds played in Back 9:

S2, EP 14, R1: Unforgettable Characters

S2, EP 13, R1: Where in the World

S2, EP 14, R2: Bluff (goonch)

S2, EP 12, R1:...


Sep 17, 2021

From Lincoln, MA with host Richard Sher

 

Stereo Left: Carolyn Faye Fox, Arnie Reisman, Paula Lyons

Stereo Right: Tony Kahn, Francine Achbar, Barry Nolan

 

Rounds played in Back 9:

S3, EP 23, R3: Threesomes

S4, EP 4, R5: The Envelope, Please

S3, EP 16, R5: Great White Way-lin'

S3, EP 19, R2: Bluff (truel)

S3, EP 16, R3:...