Any Questions? - WAMC Northeast Public Radio

About Any Questions? WAMC's Friday quiz segment, Any Questions? , puts news director Ian Pickus in the hot seat, as he and listeners field questions from resident quizzer Mike Nothnagel. Nothnagel is Associate Professor of mathematics at The Culinary Institute of America, and a crossword constructor for the New York Times and Games Magazine , among other outlets. Often, Mike and Ian switch seats or feature guest answerers, such as Will Shortz, Liane Hansen, John Flansburgh and Mike Doughty. Any Questions? airs Friday during Northeast Report Late Edition on WAMC. Last week's challenge: Start with the phrase STRANGER THINGS. Drop an R and you can spell a two-word phrase that describes what happens when a tropical storm becomes a hurricane. What are the words? Answer : GAINS STRENGTH. THIS WEEK'S CATEGORY: FOXES On-air questions: On December 7, 1930, Boston experimental television station W1XAV aired video from a portion of a CBS Radio broadcast featuring an orchestral work called The Fox
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