Panelists Melanie Whelan, Mike Pesca and Lizz Winstead. (Photo: Lucy Sutton)
In 1921, Congress considered a bill that would add a 13th month called Vern. The goal was to create a year with 13 identical months of exactly four weeks (28 days). We would have a perfectly fixed calendar — every date of every month would fall on the exact same day of the week. Always.
Our first episode of Season 2 is close to perfection: our contestants bring you perfect cows, rats, tongues, water and calendars.