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7:27 am
Sun June 8, 2014

Guess That NPR Laugh

Several NPR personalities have recognizable laughs, others are more difficult to place. From chuckles to chortles, test your familiarity with these public radio laughs from popular voices you hear on WNIJ. Answers appear at the bottom.

Credit WNIJ

#1 This snort came during a 2003 interview with Robert Smigel, the creator of Triumph, the Insult the Comic Dog

#2 This guffaw came after actress Eva Marie Saint revealed the secret to her long marriage
#3 This host couldn't contain her laughter after listening to spoofs of Downton Abbey

#4 This host often lets his belly laugh loose when interviewing subjects for lighter topics

#5 This native of Illinois lets out a chuckle during a recent interview
#6 This host cracks up during an interview with director John Waters

#7 This host laughs along with her guest who is talking about the ups and downs of parenting

#8 An obvious entry that needs no introduction

The Grand Finale: Here's what it sounds like when you put them together!

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#1 Terry Gross, Fresh Air (airs Monday-Thursdays from 2 -3 p.m.)

#2 Scott Simon, Weekend Edition Saturday (airs Saturdays from 7-9 a.m.)

#3 Robin Young, Here and Now (airs weekdays from 11-1 p.m.)

#4 Steve Inskeep, Morning Edition (airs weekdays from 5-9 a.m.)

#5 Jeremy Hobson, Here and Now (airs weekdays from 11-1 p.m.)

#6 David Greene, Morning Edition (airs weekdays from 5-9 a.m.)

#7 Audie Cornish, All Things Considered (airs weekdays from 3-7 p.m.)

#8 One of the Magliozzi brothers, Car Talk (airs Saturdays from 9-10 a.m.)