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Huge Bets, Fast Buzzer: Sports Bettor Smashes 'Jeopardy!' Records

Over his 12-day winning streak, James Holzhauer now holds the top five slots for single-day winning records on the show. "You need to pick your spots and bet big," he tells NPR.

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'Gentleman Jack' Swaggers Off The Page And Onto The Screen

A new HBO show takes on the life of Anne Lister, a real-life British landowner of the 1830s whose voluminous coded diaries detailed her extensive — and sometimes open — love affairs with women.

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'Game Of Thrones' Season 8, Episode 2: 'Think Back To Where We Started'

On the eve of the biggest battle yet, the series pauses for an episode that delivers old-school Game of Thrones thrills: characters talking in rooms — including a milestone Jaime/Brienne moment.

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'Ramy' Is About One Millennial American Muslim — And Everyone's Racist Uncles

A new TV series from the comedian Ramy Youssef — based on his own experience growing up as an Egyptian American in New Jersey — is trying out some different first-generation narratives.

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Sunday Puzzle: City Sounds

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro and Weekend Edition Puzzlemaster Will Shortz play a word game with KANW and KUNM listener Kirstie Newman of Santa Fe, N.M.

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If Rock Stars Weren't Rock Stars

Get out those guitars: It's music parody time in a word game where the names of famous musical acts are mashed up with regular-people occupations.

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Hockey Fact Bag With Retta

Good Girls star Retta joins Ophira Eisenberg and Jonathan Coulton to discuss three NHL trivia questions, one for each period in a regulation game.

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April Showers Bring Yam Flowers

In this anagram word game, contestants unscramble the names of flowers. Don't forget to stop and smell the A BIG ONES!

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Retta: Tweet Yo' Self

Retta reflects on trading her career in chemistry for comedy, her "crazy" audition for Parks And Recreation, and what she loves about portraying a fully-realized character on Good Girls.

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Away Games

Hut! Hut! Hike! In this game, contestants identify professional sports teams that moved cities, but kept their original geographically-specific names.