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Not My Job: We Quiz Novelist Jennifer Weiner On TripAdvisor Whiners


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We recorded the show in Philadelphia this week, and invited Philly resident Jennifer Weiner to play our quiz. In 2001, Weiner published a novel called Good in Bed, about a Jewish journalist struggling to balance career and a personal life. Despite its science fiction like premise, it became a bestseller, as did many of her other novels. Her new book is called Mrs. Everything.

We’ve invited Weiner to play a game called “Weiner, meet a Whiner.” Three questions about negative reviews found on TripAdvisor … written by host Peter Sagal’s father, Matthew Sagal. Click the audio link above to find out how she does.

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