Ellen May 28 2012
Special guests Ellie Kemper, Rufus Wainwright, and Rebecca Mieliwocki joined Ellen May 28 2012 for a terrific Memorial Day show.
Ellen Know Or Go: Memorial Day American Trivia
Ellen runs the latest installment of trivia game, “Know Or Go.” Ellen would ask the contestants trivia questions, and if they got them wrong, a trap door under their feet would be released. The game was themed as “American trivia” in honor of Memorial Day. The contestants that play fail miserably! One of them didn’t even know how to say “goodbye” in French.
Ellen Dance Dare Winners & Oh Puh-lice Funny Police Reports
Ellen plays a very unsuccessful game of tennis with Tony. Then she airs the latest installment in “Oh Puh-lice.” The police reports she shares are hilarious like one about a woman calling the police because somebody stole pudding out of her refrigerator. Then Ellen announced the five winners of her Dance Dare competition. She said the five winners were all too good for her to choose one from, so she invited them all on the show.
Ellen: Ellie Kemper Stripper, Wedding Plans & Dance Dare
As a mini-bachelorette party, Ellen gets Ellie Kemper a stripper named Craig. He dances and shakes his booty in Ellie‘s face while she shoves money down his clothes. Ellen and Ellie also talk about her upcoming wedding. Apparently Ellie is nervous about her wedding day kiss and has been practicing with her fiance.
Ellen: Rufus Wainwright ‘Out of the Game’ Review
Rufus Wainwright makes his first-ever appearance on the show to perform the title track from his new album Out of the Game.
Ellen: Teacher of the Year Rebecca Mieliwocki
Ellen met deserving 2012 Teacher of the Year Rebecca Mieliwocki, who told the story of meeting her crush, President Barack Obama.