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Jun 17

Wrong Answers Only (June)

June 17 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

Three Comedians. One Expert. So many ridiculously wrong answers.

WRONG ANSWERS ONLY is an interactive show featuring celebrity guests who play games and quizzes while learning about exciting research with the help of a scientific expert.

THE HOST

Chris Duffy is a comedian and writer who hosts the TED podcast HOW TO BE A BETTER HUMAN, which premiered this year as the #3 podcast in the country. Chris wrote on both seasons of WYATT CENAC’S PROBLEM AREAS on HBO, executive produced by John Oliver, and writes the popular weekly newsletter BRIGHT SPOTS. Chris’ writing has been featured in The New Yorker, The Boston Globe, National Geographic Glimpse, Makeshift Magazine, and The California Sunday Magazine.

THE EXPERT

Jasmine Drake is an Assistant Professor and laboratory coordinator of the Forensic Science Learning Laboratory at Texas Southern University in Houston, TX. Upon completion of her postdoctoral fellowship, Dr. Drake worked as a forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) South Central Laboratory in Dallas, TX, where her primary responsibilities included controlled substance identification and qualitative and quantitative analysis of evidence. She has also assisted with clandestine laboratory operations, intelligence/undercover operations involving diversion and trafficking of controlled substances, and testified in court when called upon.

THE PANEL

Rob Haze is a comedian from Atlanta, Georgia. He can be seen on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. He was on the latest season of Adam Devine’s House Party on Comedy Central and the new Viceland show Flophouse. Rob is cohost of the Kanye West Podcast The Book of Ye. Rob was a New Face in the 2015 Just For Laughs Comedy Festival. He was on the 9th season of Last Comic Standing. Rob is the 2015 winner of the Laughing Skull Comedy Festival. He has made appearances on HLN News Now, and can be heard as a personality on the Ryan Cameron morning show.

Josh Sharp has been featured on 2 Dope Queens (HBO), The Opposition with Jordan Klepper (Comedy Central) and At Home With Amy Sedaris (TruTV). He was named a “Comedy Central Comic to Watch” in 2016 and included on Vulture’s 2015 “Comics You Should Know” list. On the internets, you can see him in the Funny or Die series Jared and Ivanka.

Rachel Pegram is a Brooklyn-based comedian and writer. Onscreen, Rachel can be seen acting in the Adam Sandler Netflix movie The Week Of. She’s also appeared in the movie Don’t Think Twice and for television has been on The Chris Gethard Show, Cold Opens on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Alternatino, MTV, BET, Comedy Central and more. In 2019 Rachel was named as one of Just For Laughs New Faces Characters and one of Vulture’s 2019 Comics to Watch.

18+/PG-13ish (Are we going to curse? Yes, yes we probably will.)

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