Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! Reports

Win Streaks

This report provides a break down of the longest winning streak for each panelist. "All Wins" includes shows in which a panelist did not finish in first place or tied for first.

Panelist Outright Wins Wins with Draws
Total # Shows Total # Shows
Aamer Haleem 0 0 - 0 0 -
Adam Burke 5 2
  • 2020-10-31
  • 2020-12-12
14 3
  • 2019-01-26 (First Tied)
  • 2019-03-23 (First Tied)
  • 2019-06-08 (First Tied)
Adam Felber 135 6
  • 2003-09-20
  • 2003-10-04
  • 2003-10-11
  • 2003-10-25
  • 2003-11-08
  • 2003-11-15
162 7
  • 2005-06-18 (First)
  • 2005-07-02 (First)
  • 2005-07-30 (First)
  • 2005-08-13 (First Tied)
  • 2005-08-20 (First)
  • 2005-09-10 (First)
  • 2005-10-29 (First)
Aida Rodriguez 0 0 - 0 0 -
Alexandra Petri 1 1
  • 2017-02-18
1 1
  • 2017-02-18 (First)
Alison Leiby 0 0 - 0 0 -
Alison Stewart 1 1
  • 2009-01-31
1 1
  • 2009-01-31 (First)
Alonzo Bodden 10 2
  • 2018-07-21
  • 2018-08-04
14 2
  • 2014-02-22 (First Tied)
  • 2014-05-03 (First Tied)
Alzo Slade 0 0 - 0 0 -
Amy Dickinson 34 4
  • 2011-03-19
  • 2011-04-23
  • 2011-05-07
  • 2011-06-04
47 5
  • 2011-01-15 (First Tied)
  • 2011-03-19 (First)
  • 2011-04-23 (First)
  • 2011-05-07 (First)
  • 2011-06-04 (First)
Angela Nissel 0 0 - 1 1
  • 2007-03-31 (First Tied)
Aparna Nancherla 0 0 - 0 0 -
Ashley Ray 0 0 - 1 1
  • 2022-02-19 (First Tied)
Atsuko Okatsuka 0 0 - 0 0 -
Bim Adewunmi 1 1
  • 2018-12-01
1 1
  • 2018-12-01 (First)
Bobcat Goldthwait 3 2
  • 2018-08-11
  • 2019-04-27
3 2
  • 2018-08-11 (First)
  • 2019-04-27 (First)
Brian Babylon 6 2
  • 2012-01-28
  • 2012-03-10
12 2
  • 2012-01-28 (First)
  • 2012-03-10 (First)
Charla Lauriston 0 0 - 0 0 -
Charlie Pierce 89 3
  • 2002-11-16
  • 2002-12-21
  • 2003-01-04
120 5
  • 2004-08-28 (First Tied)
  • 2004-09-18 (First)
  • 2004-09-25 (First)
  • 2004-10-16 (First Tied)
  • 2004-10-23 (First)
Cindy Chupack 0 0 - 0 0 -
Claudia Perry 1 1
  • 2000-02-12
1 1
  • 2000-02-12 (First)
Cristela Alonzo 2 1
  • 2021-07-03
3 2
  • 2021-05-29 (First Tied)
  • 2021-07-03 (First)
Demi Adejuyigbe 0 0 - 0 0 -
Drew Carey 0 0 - 0 0 -
Dulcé Sloan 0 0 - 0 0 -
Emmy Blotnick 2 1
  • 2022-01-15
2 1
  • 2022-01-15 (First)
Eugene Cordero 0 0 - 0 0 -
Evan Smith 2 2
  • 2001-09-29
  • 2001-11-10
2 2
  • 2001-09-29 (First)
  • 2001-11-10 (First)
Faith Salie 59 9
  • 2017-04-22
  • 2017-05-20
  • 2017-06-10
  • 2017-07-15
  • 2017-08-05
  • 2017-11-04
  • 2017-12-09
  • 2018-01-27
  • 2018-02-17
67 9
  • 2017-04-22 (First)
  • 2017-05-20 (First)
  • 2017-06-10 (First)
  • 2017-07-15 (First)
  • 2017-08-05 (First)
  • 2017-11-04 (First)
  • 2017-12-09 (First)
  • 2018-01-27 (First)
  • 2018-02-17 (First)
Firoozeh Dumas 0 0 - 0 0 -
Gabe Liedman 1 1
  • 2015-05-16
1 1
  • 2015-05-16 (First)
Gina Brillon 0 0 - 0 0 -
Greg Proops 0 0 - 0 0 -
Hannibal Buress 0 0 - 0 0 -
Hari Kondabolu 5 2
  • 2019-03-30
  • 2019-08-10
5 2
  • 2019-03-30 (First)
  • 2019-08-10 (First)
Helen Hong 13 2
  • 2018-12-15
  • 2019-01-19
17 2
  • 2018-01-13 (First Tied)
  • 2018-02-03 (First)
Iliza Shlesinger 0 0 - 0 0 -
Janelle James 0 0 - 0 0 -
Jeff Garlin 0 0 - 0 0 -
Jessi Klein 7 2
  • 2013-10-12
  • 2014-01-25
11 2
  • 2013-10-12 (First)
  • 2014-01-25 (First)
Joanna Hausmann 0 0 - 0 0 -
Joel Kim Booster 3 1
  • 2020-05-02
4 2
  • 2020-08-08 (First Tied)
  • 2020-09-26 (First)
John Hodgman 0 0 - 1 1
  • 2017-11-18 (First Tied)
Jordan Carlos 0 0 - 0 0 -
Josh Gondelman 9 3
  • 2022-01-29
  • 2022-07-02
  • 2022-07-23
10 3
  • 2021-06-26 (First)
  • 2021-08-28 (First)
  • 2021-10-02 (First Tied)
Julia Sweeney 0 0 - 0 0 -
Karen Chee 2 2
  • 2021-07-24
  • 2021-10-23
2 2
  • 2021-07-24 (First)
  • 2021-10-23 (First)
Karen Grigsby Bates 1 1
  • 2004-03-27
1 1
  • 2004-03-27 (First)
Keegan-Michael Key 0 0 - 0 0 -
Ken Jennings 0 0 - 1 1
  • 2013-06-01 (First Tied)
Ken Rudin 0 0 - 0 0 -
Kyrie O'Connor 43 6
  • 2007-12-08
  • 2008-01-19
  • 2008-02-09
  • 2008-03-22
  • 2008-03-29
  • 2008-04-05
62 7
  • 2007-12-08 (First)
  • 2008-01-19 (First)
  • 2008-02-09 (First)
  • 2008-03-22 (First)
  • 2008-03-29 (First)
  • 2008-04-05 (First)
  • 2008-04-26 (First Tied)
Laci Mosley 0 0 - 0 0 -
Liz Miele 0 0 - 0 0 -
Luke Burbank 22 5
  • 2021-06-19
  • 2021-09-11
  • 2021-12-11
  • 2022-03-26
  • 2022-06-11
37 5
  • 2021-06-19 (First)
  • 2021-09-11 (First)
  • 2021-12-11 (First)
  • 2022-03-26 (First)
  • 2022-06-11 (First)
Maeve Higgins 1 1
  • 2020-11-14
1 1
  • 2020-11-14 (First)
Marina Franklin 0 0 - 0 0 -
Matt Rogers 0 0 - 0 0 -
Maz Jobrani 11 2
  • 2014-09-20
  • 2014-11-15
20 4
  • 2014-06-21 (First)
  • 2014-08-02 (First Tied)
  • 2014-09-20 (First)
  • 2014-11-15 (First)
Mike Birbiglia 0 0 - 1 1
  • 2014-09-06 (First Tied)
Mo Rocca 50 3
  • 2013-10-26
  • 2013-11-16
  • 2014-02-01
65 7
  • 2021-02-27 (First)
  • 2021-03-20 (First)
  • 2021-04-24 (First)
  • 2021-07-17 (First Tied)
  • 2021-08-07 (First)
  • 2021-12-18 (First)
  • 2022-01-22 (First)
Moshe Kasher 1 1
  • 2014-09-13
1 1
  • 2014-09-13 (First)
Negin Farsad 10 2
  • 2017-12-02
  • 2017-12-16
12 4
  • 2021-10-02 (First Tied)
  • 2021-11-06 (First)
  • 2022-02-19 (First Tied)
  • 2022-03-12 (First)
Neko Case 0 0 - 0 0 -
Nick Hancock 1 1
  • 2011-12-24
1 1
  • 2011-12-24 (First)
Ophira Eisenberg 1 1
  • 2014-06-14
1 1
  • 2014-06-14 (First)
P.J. O'Rourke 12 1
  • 2003-09-13
16 3
  • 2004-05-15 (First)
  • 2004-05-29 (First Tied)
  • 2004-06-26 (First)
Patt Morrison 3 2
  • 2001-06-09
  • 2001-07-14
4 2
  • 2000-07-08 (First)
  • 2000-09-02 (First Tied)
Patton Oswalt 0 0 - 0 0 -
Paul Provenza 4 1
  • 2007-11-10
7 2
  • 2008-07-26 (First Tied)
  • 2008-09-13 (First)
Paula Pell 0 0 - 0 0 -
Paula Poundstone 40 5
  • 2012-03-31
  • 2012-04-28
  • 2012-05-26
  • 2012-06-23
  • 2012-07-21
62 6
  • 2012-03-31 (First)
  • 2012-04-28 (First)
  • 2012-05-26 (First)
  • 2012-06-23 (First)
  • 2012-07-21 (First)
  • 2012-08-18 (First Tied)
Peter Grosz 14 2
  • 2016-12-10
  • 2017-01-21
22 3
  • 2014-06-07 (First)
  • 2015-01-31 (First Tied)
  • 2015-04-25 (First)
Petey DeAbreu 0 0 - 0 0 -
Phoebe Robinson 0 0 - 1 1
  • 2017-06-24 (First Tied)
Rashawn Scott 0 0 - 0 0 -
Reza Aslan 0 0 - 0 0 -
Richard Roeper 1 1
  • 2005-05-28
1 1
  • 2005-05-28 (First)
Rosie Perez 0 0 - 0 0 -
Roxanne Roberts 138 8
  • 2019-04-06
  • 2019-05-04
  • 2019-06-22
  • 2019-07-13
  • 2019-09-21
  • 2019-10-26
  • 2019-11-23
  • 2019-12-21
167 17
  • 2019-01-12 (First)
  • 2019-02-09 (First Tied)
  • 2019-03-09 (First Tied)
  • 2019-04-06 (First)
  • 2019-05-04 (First)
  • 2019-06-22 (First)
  • 2019-07-13 (First)
  • 2019-09-21 (First)
  • 2019-10-26 (First)
  • 2019-11-23 (First)
  • 2019-12-21 (First)
  • 2020-01-11 (First Tied)
  • 2020-02-29 (First)
  • 2020-04-04 (First)
  • 2020-06-20 (First)
  • 2020-10-10 (First)
  • 2021-01-16 (First)
Roy Blount, Jr. 65 4
  • 2003-07-12
  • 2003-08-09
  • 2003-08-16
  • 2003-08-23
80 6
  • 2003-07-12 (First)
  • 2003-08-09 (First)
  • 2003-08-16 (First)
  • 2003-08-23 (First)
  • 2003-09-27 (First Tied)
  • 2003-10-18 (First)
Shannon O'Neill 0 0 - 0 0 -
Shelby Fero 1 1
  • 2016-01-30
1 1
  • 2016-01-30 (First)
Simon Amstell 0 0 - 0 0 -
Sue Ellicott 22 3
  • 2001-04-21
  • 2001-04-28
  • 2001-05-19
34 4
  • 2002-10-19 (First)
  • 2002-11-02 (First Tied)
  • 2002-11-23 (First)
  • 2002-12-07 (First)
Tara Clancy 1 1
  • 2018-03-10
1 1
  • 2018-03-10 (First)
Tom Bodett 45 3
  • 2007-04-07
  • 2007-05-05
  • 2007-06-02
59 3
  • 2007-04-07 (First)
  • 2007-05-05 (First)
  • 2007-06-02 (First)
Tom Papa 3 3
  • 2021-01-30
  • 2021-09-18
  • 2022-02-05
3 3
  • 2021-01-30 (First)
  • 2021-09-18 (First)
  • 2022-02-05 (First)
Tracy Clayton 0 0 - 0 0 -
Yassir Lester 0 0 - 0 0 -
Panelist Total # Shows Total # Shows
Outright Wins Wins with Draws