This American Life

This American Life is a weekly public radio show, heard by 2.2 million people on more than 500 stations. Another 2.5 million people download the weekly podcast. It is hosted by Ira Glass, produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange, and has won all of the major broadcasting awards.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h1m. Bisher sind 76 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts


679: Save the Girl

People go on missions to save young girls from danger. But sometimes they get so caught up in the mission that it overshadows the girl herself.



678: The Wannabes

This country is crawling in presidential candidates right now and they're bumping into each other in Des Moines and yelling over each other in Miami. We hang out with them, in this weird early period of the election when they're easy to walk right up to.



354: Mistakes Were Made

Freezing dead people so scientists can reanimate them in the future is a lot harder than it sounds.



677: Seeing Yourself In the Wild

Stories of those unexpected moments when we see who we really are.



676: Here’s Looking at You, Kid

Adults telling kids who they are, and kids wondering — are they right?


 03 June 2019  1h1m

199: House on Loon Lake

A young boy, an abandoned house, and the mysterious family who disappeared without a trace.


 27 May 2019  59m

675: I’m on TV??

What it's like to be momentarily big on the small screen. 


 20 May 2019  1h0m

674: Get a Spine!

Stories of people shaking off their fear and doing what they’ve been scared to do.


 13 May 2019  1h6m

172: 24 Hours at the Golden Apple

One day in a Chicago diner.


 06 May 2019  59m

332: The Ten Commandments

Stories of people struggling to follow the Ten Commandments from the book of Exodus.


 29 April 2019  1h1m

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