Duck Quacks Don't Echo (US TV series)

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This article is about the US series. For the UK series, see Duck Quacks Don't Echo. For the misconception that a duck's quack doesn't echo, see List of common misconceptions#Biology.
Duck Quacks Don't Echo
Genre Comedy
Format Panel game
Presented by Tom Papa
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 14 (List of episodes)
Production
Running time 30 minutes (inc. ads)
Broadcast
Original channel National Geographic Channel
Picture format 16:9 (720p HDTV)
Original run January 13, 2014 (2014-01-13) – present
External links
Duck Quacks Don't Echo

Duck Quacks Don't Echo is an American television comedy panel game show presented by comedian Tom Papa with co-hosts Michael Ian Black and Seth Herzog. Two episodes air on National Geographic Channel, Mondays at 10:00PM and 10:30PM Eastern Time.[1]

Premise[edit]

In each episode, each host presents an unusual fact. Some facts are explained via video segments, while others are tested on-stage. At the end of the show, the audience votes for the best fact and the winner gets the Golden Quack award.

Episodes[edit]

Season 1[edit]

Episode Original air date Facts Winning Fact
1 January 13, 2014
  • Airborne bacteria from a toilet flush can reach your toothbrush up to 6 feet away.
  • It is impossible to eat 6 crackers in one minute without water.
  • When you lie, your temperature rises and your nose gets hot.
  • You can make a hovercraft with junk from your basement.
Hovercraft from junk.
2 January 13, 2014
  • In a public restroom, the stall closest to the door is the cleanest.
  • You cannot write the number 6 while at the same time moving your leg on the same side in a clockwise direction.
  • Four ceramic coffee mugs can support the weight of a 2.5 ton truck.
Mugs supporting truck.
3 January 20, 2014
  • Even if people only THINK they are consuming alcohol, they will act drunk.
  • Shrimp have much greater endurance than humans.
  • Without saliva, you can't taste anything.
  • Male enhancement drugs can make flowers stay erect.
Loss of taste.
4 January 20, 2014
  • Pigeons can recognize human faces.
  • It's possible to dance on pudding.
  • There is a part of the human body that is impervious to pain.
  • Wearing swimsuits makes you dumber.
Dance on pudding.
5 January 27, 2014
  • The color red does not make a bull angry.
  • It's possible to hang upside down from the ceiling suspended by nothing more than household glue.
  • You can separate an egg yolk from an egg white using a plastic bottle.
Red to a bull.
6 January 27, 2014
  • You can stretch a bathing cap so wide that you can fit an adult in it.
  • Microscopic eyelash mites live in your eyelashes.
  • People are more likely to believe statements that rhyme.
Rhyming statements.
7 February 3, 2014
  • The color red makes women more attractive to men.
  • It is possible for a human encased in bubble wrap to survive a 13 ft drop.
  • If you stack balls of descending size and drop them, the top ball will rocket into the air.
    Cows with names produce more milk than cows without names.
Bubble wrap drop.
8 February 3, 2014
  • Debris shot from a lawnmower can have a force greater than a bullet from a 9mm handgun.
  • When you swing a pendulum, it never goes past the point of its release.
  • You can bend water with static electricity.
Swinging pendulum.
9 February 17, 2014
  • Swearing helps increase pain tolerance.
  • Ferrari engines are designed to idle in a major chord.
  • There is a species of caterpillar that blindly follow each other.
Swearing.
10 February 17, 2014
  • Over a distance of a mile or under, a carrier pigeon can be faster than a fax machine.
  • Smells won't wake you when you are fast asleep.
  • The chicken came first.
Carrier pigeon vs. fax.
11 February 24, 2014
  • Certain songs are guaranteed to make your baby dance.
  • When we are scared, our feet get colder.
  • Coconut water can be a substitute for blood plasma.

Cold feet.

12 February 24, 2014
  • Dogs copy human yawns.
  • Women remember routes better than men.
  • The lighter was invented before the match.

Dog yawns.

13 March 3, 2014
  • Redheads have a higher pain tolerance than non-redheads.
  • It is possible to scale a wall using ordinary vacuum cleaners.
  • Bananas can make music.
  • Attractive women make men dumber.
Scale a wall.
14 March 3, 2014
  • The dirtier a pool, the more it smells like chlorine.
  • Your pupils expand when you see something attractive.
  • There is an animal whose heart is as big as a car.
Dirty pool.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Duck Quacks Don't Echo". Retrieved February 2, 2014. 

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