This American Life

Sat 12-1pm, Sun 5-6pm
  • Hosted by Ira Glass

Compelling storytelling ranging from hard-hitting journalism to first-person reminiscence, from comedic monologue to revealing, real-life dialogue.

Host Ira Glass explores a theme, presented in several "acts." On occasion, an entire program will consist of a single act. From WBEZ Chicago.

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Podcasts

  • Sunday, July 15, 2018 3:00pm
    Every crime scene hides a story. In this week's show, we hear about crime scenes and the stories they tell.
  • Sunday, July 15, 2018 3:00pm
    A young preacher opens a new church. A new restaurant reopens old wounds. This week, stories of people trying to build something that will last.
  • Sunday, July 8, 2018 3:00pm
    Three people grapple with the question, “Are we alone?”
  • Sunday, July 1, 2018 3:00pm
    An innocent man forgives the cop who framed him. An Argentinian talk show that usually treats women as objects suddenly gets really interested in feminism. This week, stories about changes that seem too tidy to be true.