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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s2e7 No Respect
May 28, 2009
Season Finale
A one-hour special. Telling the life of one man by examining the lives of six different men at different stages of life with the same name.

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s2e6 John Smith
June 8, 2008
A one-hour special. Telling the life of one man by examining the lives of six different men at different stages of life with the same name.
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s1e1 Reality Check
March 22, 2007
March 22, 2007
Reality Check
Series Premiere
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s1e2 My Way
March 29, 2007
March 29, 2007
My Way
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s1e3 God's Close Up
April 5, 2007
April 5, 2007
God's Close Up
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s1e4 The Cameraman
April 12, 2007
April 12, 2007
The Cameraman
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s1e5 Growth Spurt
April 19, 2007
April 19, 2007
Growth Spurt
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s1e6 Pandora's Box
April 26, 2007
April 26, 2007
Pandora's Box
Season Finale
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s2e1 Escape
May 4, 2008
May 4, 2008
Escape
Season Premiere
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s2e2 Two Wars
May 11, 2008
May 11, 2008
Two Wars
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s2e4 Underdogs
May 25, 2008
May 25, 2008
Underdogs
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s2e6 John Smith
June 8, 2008
June 8, 2008
John Smith
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s2e7 No Respect
May 28, 2009
May 28, 2009
No Respect
Season Finale

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