Ophira Eisenberg

Ophira Eisenberg is the hilarious host of NPR’s hit trivia comedy show Ask Me Another, a regular host and storyteller at The Moth, and a stand-up comedian based in Brooklyn, NY – but originally from Canada.

Guest Appearances

Rats In Coats

Fake The Nation #238February 4, 2021

Ophira Eisenberg and "token Republican" Weston Wamp join Negin to share their thoughts on Biden's stimulus package and Trump's upcoming impeachment trial. They also dive into how friendships have been affected by the pandemic.


A Snifter of Jägermeister

Fake The Nation #233December 31, 2020

Lizz Winstead and Seena Ghaznavi join Negin to look back at their most memorable New Year's Eves. Later on, Ophira Eisenberg reminisces about an incident involving a "drive-by-puke".


It’s Not Magic, It’s Science

Fake The Nation #227November 19, 2020

Bill Nye and Ophira Eisenberg join Negin to discuss New Zealand's approach to closing the gender pay gap, what they hope Biden does to combat climate change, and their mutual love of Canadian cereal. Bill defines the term "carbon fee" and explains…


Alpha Women

Fake The Nation #190March 5, 2020

Weston Wamp and Ophira Eisenberg join Negin to analyze what happened on Super Tuesday, the Harvey Weinstein verdict, and why the Census matters. Today's episode also includes real time reactions to Elizabeth Warren suspending her campaign, and Negin has some thoughts.


A Perfect Episode (w/ Ophira Eisenberg)

Dr Gameshow #62December 18, 2018

Comedian Ophira Eisenberg (NPR's Ask Me Another, The Moth) joins Jo & Manolo to play listener-created games with callers! Games played: I Steno What You Did Last Summer, Dr. Mandela Show, and Dr. Bookmark This episode is brought to you by Green…


The ‘Roseanne’ Effect

Fake The Nation #99May 31, 2018

Comedian and writer Ophira Eisenberg (Ask Me Another) joins Negin to chat about the White House administration’s new policy to separate families who are caught crossing the border illegally. Plus, they react to ABC canceling ‘Roseanne’ after Roseanne Barr’s racist Twitter rant.…


Humanize Porn!

Fake The Nation #98May 24, 2018

Negin takes a breather from political bedlam with an episode that’ll get you in the gut! A cast of all-stars assemble to chat about grief in the digital age, how to be good at being jealous, and the pitfalls of porn. Negin…


Only Bobby Knows

Fake The Nation #85February 22, 2018

Ophira Eisenberg (Ask Me Another) and Akilah Hughes (Crooked Media) join Negin to dish about the latest in Mueller’s Russia investigation and why people are angry that Twitter is cracking down on bots. Plus, the panel discusses evangelicals and their silence on…

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