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 “Busted Bracket.” Rearrange the letters and you can spell the seven-letter name of a playwright, and a six-letter adjective often used to describe that playwright. What are the words? Answer : BECKETT, ABSURD. THIS WEEK'S CATEGORY: Internet Domains On-air questions: On March 15, 1985, the first internet domain name was registered when a computer systems company in Cambridge, MA
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