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
Watch This American Life Season 2 Episode 6 - John Smith

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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.
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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