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.

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Society and Culture

Podcasts

654: The Feather Heist

A flute player breaks into a British museum and makes off with a million dollars worth of dead birds.

653: Crime Scene

Every crime scene hides a story. In this week's show, we hear about crime scenes and the stories they tell.

619: The Magic Show

Just a few years before he got the internship at NPR that started him in radio, our host Ira Glass had another career. He performed magic at children's...

652: ICE Capades

Dispatches from a government agency in its tumultuous teenage years.