CityViews 1/9/12: Peter Sagal on “Wait Wait”

Peter Sagal is host of NPR's "Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!" Image courtesy of Runners World


Segment 1:

He’s been a playwright, staff writer for a motorcycle magazine and an extra in a Michael Jackson video, but since 1998 he’s been the witty host of NPR’s weekly quiz show, “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!” On Monday, Sagal joins us to talk about his self-described identity as “Cultural Lothario, Professional Impresario and Master of the Game Show Scenario.”


  • Peter Sagal

KCPW presents a live taping of “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!” Thursday, Feb. 16 at Abravanel Hall in Salt Lake City. For VIP tickets, click here. For individual tickets, call 800-355-ARTS.



Segment 2:

He’s done concert posters for acts from Death Cab for Cutie to Bob Dylan. Now, he’s designing something special for KCPW’s upcoming “Wait Wait” visit. Travis Bone joins us to talk design and inspiration.



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