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Answer Me This!
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Answer Me This!

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Helen Zaltzman and Olly Mann host the award-winning podcast that has been answering the world's questions since 2007. Visit the official website at answermethispodcast.com. Buy classic episodes, albums and apps at answermethisstore.com.

Latest Episodes

AMT378: Blue Peter Dogs, Cats in Sacks, and Getting Over A Lipstick Fetishist

EIn AMT378, we celebrate the arrival of Olly's new child, and consider listeners' problems with attraction/lack thereof, home security systems, and mathematical nursery rhymes. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode378. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or doma...

47 MIN1 weeks ago
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AMT378: Blue Peter Dogs, Cats in Sacks, and Getting Over A Lipstick Fetishist

retro AMT129

EHooray, a retro episode *relatively* low in shame! And high in good questions: why do we throw rice at weddings? Who invented a stretch limo, and more importantly, why? Is it worth joining MENSA? Why oh why is there kidney fat in desserts?? This episode originally appeared at answermethispodcast.com/episode129on 1 April 2010. Want to complete your AMT collection? Episodes 1-200 are available fromhttp://answermethisstore.com. There'll be an all-new episode of AMT on the first Thursday of the month. Send us questions to answer: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or domain with the code 'answer'.

41 MINSEP 19
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retro AMT129

AMT377: Bull and Bear, Quality Street and Biblical Jokes

EIn AMT377,we go looking for jokes in the Bible. It's...a mixed bag. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode377. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or domain with the code 'answer'.

46 MINSEP 6
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AMT377: Bull and Bear, Quality Street and Biblical Jokes

AMT376: Morse Code, European Monkeys, and Peanuts

EPeanuts! Why do pubs have them? Monkeys! Why does Gibraltar have them and the rest of of Europe doesn't? Pickled eggs! Why does anyone eat them? We can't answer that third question, but tackle the others and more in AMT376. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode376. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% disc...

44 MINAUG 1
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AMT376: Morse Code, European Monkeys, and Peanuts

AMT375: Scratchcards, Pincushions, and Sherlock Holmes on coke

EIn AMT375, mysteries abound: is there a murder plot in Jane Austen's Emma? Why don't newsagents get rich off scratchcards? Can you really make eggs benedict in a microwave? And how the blazes do you get a sieve clean??? Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode375. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount...

50 MINJUL 4
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AMT375: Scratchcards, Pincushions, and Sherlock Holmes on coke

AMT374: Jellyfish, Green Screens and Sea Monkey Soup

EGreetings, listeners! If you've ever wondered how jellyfish eat, shit and bonk, we've taken the hit to our search histories to illuminate you in AMT374. Plus: post-chemo hair; green screens; microwave mug cakes; and Ryvita. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode374. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. Helen and Martin are touring Australia for the next few weeks - see their gig listings at theallusionist.org/events. This ...

54 MINJUN 6
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AMT374: Jellyfish, Green Screens and Sea Monkey Soup

AMT373: Dr Martens, the Queen's Private Cinema, and Helen's Sentient Bed

EThings that have got the listeners perplexed this month: what do you do when you and your partner have the same name? Why doesn't the evil queen in Narnia drive a snazzier form of transport than a sled? And how does the Queen go to the cinema? Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode373. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. Helen and Martin are touring New Zealand and Australia for the next three months - see their gig listi...

48 MINMAY 3
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AMT373: Dr Martens, the Queen's Private Cinema, and Helen's Sentient Bed

Cummerbunds, Mummified Monarchs, and Mr Motivator

EWhatever happened to aerobics on morning telly, the corpse of Henry VIII, and cummerbunds? We crack these mysteries and more in AMT372. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode372. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. Helen and Martin are touring New Zealand and Australia for the next three months - see their gig listings at theallusionist.org/events. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to h...

44 MINAPR 5
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Cummerbunds, Mummified Monarchs, and Mr Motivator

AMT371: Gladiator Shortages, 'Go West', and Cats for Students

EIn AMT371 we hear about letting a cat out of the bag and getting a peacock INTO the bag. Both sound very painful. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode371. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or domain with the code 'answer'. Also! Get free audiobooks and half-...

48 MINMAR 8
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AMT371: Gladiator Shortages, 'Go West', and Cats for Students

AMT370: Peacocks, Hamsters, and National Bagel Day

EThis month's questioneers want to know what bullet journals are for, where hamsters come from, when the legal drinking age was invented, and what to do with a large painting by their friend which they hate. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode370. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Get your engine revving for Valentine's Day with the AMT Love album! One hour of your questions about your body parts and the various fun things you want to do with them. It's available, along with all our special albums, Best Of compilations and classic episodes 1-200, at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's ...

55 MINFEB 7
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AMT370: Peacocks, Hamsters, and National Bagel Day

Latest Episodes

AMT378: Blue Peter Dogs, Cats in Sacks, and Getting Over A Lipstick Fetishist

EIn AMT378, we celebrate the arrival of Olly's new child, and consider listeners' problems with attraction/lack thereof, home security systems, and mathematical nursery rhymes. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode378. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or doma...

47 MIN1 weeks ago
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AMT378: Blue Peter Dogs, Cats in Sacks, and Getting Over A Lipstick Fetishist

retro AMT129

EHooray, a retro episode *relatively* low in shame! And high in good questions: why do we throw rice at weddings? Who invented a stretch limo, and more importantly, why? Is it worth joining MENSA? Why oh why is there kidney fat in desserts?? This episode originally appeared at answermethispodcast.com/episode129on 1 April 2010. Want to complete your AMT collection? Episodes 1-200 are available fromhttp://answermethisstore.com. There'll be an all-new episode of AMT on the first Thursday of the month. Send us questions to answer: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or domain with the code 'answer'.

41 MINSEP 19
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retro AMT129

AMT377: Bull and Bear, Quality Street and Biblical Jokes

EIn AMT377,we go looking for jokes in the Bible. It's...a mixed bag. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode377. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or domain with the code 'answer'.

46 MINSEP 6
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AMT377: Bull and Bear, Quality Street and Biblical Jokes

AMT376: Morse Code, European Monkeys, and Peanuts

EPeanuts! Why do pubs have them? Monkeys! Why does Gibraltar have them and the rest of of Europe doesn't? Pickled eggs! Why does anyone eat them? We can't answer that third question, but tackle the others and more in AMT376. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode376. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% disc...

44 MINAUG 1
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AMT376: Morse Code, European Monkeys, and Peanuts

AMT375: Scratchcards, Pincushions, and Sherlock Holmes on coke

EIn AMT375, mysteries abound: is there a murder plot in Jane Austen's Emma? Why don't newsagents get rich off scratchcards? Can you really make eggs benedict in a microwave? And how the blazes do you get a sieve clean??? Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode375. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount...

50 MINJUL 4
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AMT375: Scratchcards, Pincushions, and Sherlock Holmes on coke

AMT374: Jellyfish, Green Screens and Sea Monkey Soup

EGreetings, listeners! If you've ever wondered how jellyfish eat, shit and bonk, we've taken the hit to our search histories to illuminate you in AMT374. Plus: post-chemo hair; green screens; microwave mug cakes; and Ryvita. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode374. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. Helen and Martin are touring Australia for the next few weeks - see their gig listings at theallusionist.org/events. This ...

54 MINJUN 6
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AMT374: Jellyfish, Green Screens and Sea Monkey Soup

AMT373: Dr Martens, the Queen's Private Cinema, and Helen's Sentient Bed

EThings that have got the listeners perplexed this month: what do you do when you and your partner have the same name? Why doesn't the evil queen in Narnia drive a snazzier form of transport than a sled? And how does the Queen go to the cinema? Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode373. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. Helen and Martin are touring New Zealand and Australia for the next three months - see their gig listi...

48 MINMAY 3
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AMT373: Dr Martens, the Queen's Private Cinema, and Helen's Sentient Bed

Cummerbunds, Mummified Monarchs, and Mr Motivator

EWhatever happened to aerobics on morning telly, the corpse of Henry VIII, and cummerbunds? We crack these mysteries and more in AMT372. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode372. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. Helen and Martin are touring New Zealand and Australia for the next three months - see their gig listings at theallusionist.org/events. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to h...

44 MINAPR 5
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Cummerbunds, Mummified Monarchs, and Mr Motivator

AMT371: Gladiator Shortages, 'Go West', and Cats for Students

EIn AMT371 we hear about letting a cat out of the bag and getting a peacock INTO the bag. Both sound very painful. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode371. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Hear AMT episodes 1-200, all five of our special albums, and our Best Of compilations at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's Song By Song at http://songbysongpodcast.com. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace. Want to build a website? Go to http://squarespace.com/answer, and get a 10% discount on your first purchase of a website or domain with the code 'answer'. Also! Get free audiobooks and half-...

48 MINMAR 8
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AMT371: Gladiator Shortages, 'Go West', and Cats for Students

AMT370: Peacocks, Hamsters, and National Bagel Day

EThis month's questioneers want to know what bullet journals are for, where hamsters come from, when the legal drinking age was invented, and what to do with a large painting by their friend which they hate. Find outmore about this episode at http://answermethispodcast.com/episode370. Send us questions for future episodes: email written words or voice memos to answermethispodcast@googlemail.com. Tweet us http://twitter.com/helenandolly Facebook http://facebook.com/answermethis Subscribe on Apple Podcastshttp://iTunes.com/AnswerMeThis Get your engine revving for Valentine's Day with the AMT Love album! One hour of your questions about your body parts and the various fun things you want to do with them. It's available, along with all our special albums, Best Of compilations and classic episodes 1-200, at http://answermethisstore.com. Hear Helen Zaltzman's podcast The Allusionist at http://theallusionist.org, Olly Mann's The Modern Mann at http://modernmann.co.uk, and Martin Austwick's ...

55 MINFEB 7
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AMT370: Peacocks, Hamsters, and National Bagel Day