1/29/18 Things To Ask Alexa

Welcome to LME’s 1/29/18 Things To Ask Alexa: queries and statements to try on Alexa for a funny, unexpected or informative response.


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Say the wake word followed by any of the following queries or statements. The big game here in the US is this Sunday, so today we start off with some appropriate Easter eggs.

What is the Superbowl?

Who won the Superbowl in [year]?

Who won the most Superbowls?
The answer references team coaches.

When is the Superbowl?

Who plays in the Superbowl this year?

What are the Superbowl odds?
Alexa’s response gives general information about the matchup, not actual Vegas odds.

Who will win the Superbowl?

In prior years it was also possible to get updates during the game by asking, “[wake word], who’s winning the Superbowl?” or “[wake word], what’s the Superbowl score?”

Tell me a shark poem.

How are you?
The response to this one changes from time to time. Right now it seems to be keyed to flu season.

Why so serious?
You can ask more than once.

I am the Mockingjay.
You can ask more than once.