This American Life

Compelling stories are explored every day on "This American Life," the nearly 15-year-old, award-winning Chicago Public Radio show that boasts a devoted weekly listening audience of 1.7 million, and is heard on more than 500 stations nationally. The series, created in 1995 by host and executive producer Ira Glass, pioneered a unique way of telling stories on the radio. Its first-person telling of these revealing stories makes the radio series a great fit for television.
Compelling stories are explored every day on "This American Life," the nearly 15-year-old, award-winning Chicago Public Radio show that boasts a devoted weekly listening audience of 1.7 million, and is heard on more than 500 stations nationally. The series, created in 1995 by host and executive producer Ira Glass, pioneered a unique way of telling stories on the radio. Its first-person telling of these revealing stories makes the radio series a great fit for television.

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Watch This American Life Season 2 Episode 7 - No Respect

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s2e7 No Respect
May 28, 2009
Season Finale
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Watch This American Life Season 1 Episode 1 - Reality Check

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s1e1 Reality Check
March 22, 2007
Three stories of people who hatched plans in the hopes of making their dreams come true, but were snapped back to reality by unpleasant outcomes: an elementary school student tries to solve a common childhood problem; a rancher resuscitates a beloved pet,
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Watch This American Life Season 1 Episode 1 - Reality Check
s1e1 Reality Check
March 22, 2007
March 22, 2007
Reality Check
Series Premiere
Watch This American Life Season 1 Episode 2 - My Way
s1e2 My Way
March 29, 2007
March 29, 2007
My Way
Watch This American Life Season 1 Episode 3 - God's Close Up
s1e3 God's Close Up
April 5, 2007
April 5, 2007
God's Close Up
Watch This American Life Season 1 Episode 4 - The Cameraman
s1e4 The Cameraman
April 12, 2007
April 12, 2007
The Cameraman
Watch This American Life Season 1 Episode 5 - Growth Spurt
s1e5 Growth Spurt
April 19, 2007
April 19, 2007
Growth Spurt
Watch This American Life Season 1 Episode 6 - Pandora's Box
s1e6 Pandora's Box
April 26, 2007
April 26, 2007
Pandora's Box
Season Finale
Watch This American Life Season 2 Episode 1 - Escape
s2e1 Escape
May 4, 2008
May 4, 2008
Escape
Season Premiere
Watch This American Life Season 2 Episode 2 - Two Wars
s2e2 Two Wars
May 11, 2008
May 11, 2008
Two Wars
Watch This American Life Season 2 Episode 4 - Underdogs
s2e4 Underdogs
May 25, 2008
May 25, 2008
Underdogs
Watch This American Life Season 2 Episode 6 - John Smith
s2e6 John Smith
June 8, 2008
June 8, 2008
John Smith
Watch This American Life Season 2 Episode 7 - No Respect
s2e7 No Respect
May 28, 2009
May 28, 2009
No Respect
Season Finale

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