LIST

“Audie Cornish”

What she is: Host of NPR’s All Things Considered

What she sounds like she is: A savory pastry


“Terry Gross”

What she is: Host of NPR’s Fresh Air

What she sounds like she is: A student at Hogwarts


“Eleanor Beardsley”

What she is: NPR’s Paris Correspondent

What she sounds like she is: A Weird Al cover of a Beatles song

What she also sounds like she is: A professor at Hogwarts


“David Dye”

What he is: Host of NPR’s World Cafe

What he sounds like he is: An imperative for his own body, heart, and mind to stop working


“Andrew Limbong”

What he is: Assistant Producer for NPR’s Arts Desk

What he sounds like he is: Rush Limbaugh’s stoner son after abandoning the family name to assistant produce NPR’s Arts Desk


“David Folkenflik”

What he is: Media Correspondent for NPR’s Business Desk

What he sounds like he is: The owner of “Folkenflik”, a small regional supermarket chain in Northern Georgia


“Lakshmi Singh”

What she is: NPR’s national mid-day newscaster

What she sounds like she is: A cartoon pirate’s musical first mate


“Dr. Phil Livermore”

What he is: Professor of Geoscience, University of Leeds

What he sounds like he is: Motivational Speaker and Beef Apologist


“Kat Chow:

What she is: Digital Journalist for NPR’s Code Switch

What she sounds like she is: Cat Chow


“Sonari Glinton”

What she is: Reporter for NPR West’s Business Desk

What she sounds like she is: The lazy AKA Hilary Clinton checks into hotels as


“Tom Moon”

What he is: Music Reviewer

What he sounds like he is: A David Bowie song


“John Poole”

What he is: Multimedia Producer

What he sounds like he is: A founding father


“Cokie Roberts”

What she is: Commentator for NPR’s Morning Edition

What she sounds like she is: The most important jazz singer of the 1960s


“Sam Sanders”

What he is: A reporter for NPR’s Washington desk

What he sounds like he is: An MSDOS game you’re allowed to play in middle school


“Giles Snyder”

What he is: Newscaster

What he sounds like he is: Preparatory school arch-rival and captain of the lacrosse team


“Neda Ulaby”

What she is: Reporter for NPR’s Arts Desk

What she sounds like she needs: A Lullaby


“Dina Temple-Raston”

What she is: Reporter for NPR’s national security team

What she sounds like she is: An HBO mini-series

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