This American Life
This American Life
06/26/2017 at 16:02. Facebook
Don't miss Ira on the first episode of Jesse Thorn's new Turnaround Podcast.
Don't miss Ira on the first episode of Jesse Thorn's new Turnaround Podcast

Q&A: Ira Glass on structuring stories, asking hard questions

bit.ly
Rich Mathieson
Liz Miley
Andy Coan
This American Life
This American Life
06/26/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
This school board dispute in East Ramapo, New York led to an all-out war—with the students caught in the middle. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Pam Dillon Gona
Christian Obeck
William Anderson
This American Life
This American Life
06/26/2017 at 00:34. Facebook
In the school district of East Ramapo, New York, the idea that "majority rules" led to an all-out war.
In the school district of East Ramapo New York the idea that

A Not-So-Simple Majority

thisamericanlife.org
James Huba
Lois Ruth
Jerry Crute
This American Life
This American Life
06/24/2017 at 12:30. Facebook
On the radio this weekend: A school board dispute turned into a political war unlike any we've ever encountered. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Brian O'Gross
Mike Natoli
Seth Kintigh
This American Life
This American Life
06/24/2017 at 00:33. Facebook
A local political battle unlike any we'd ever covered—with lawyers threatening to beat up parents, multimillion-dollar land deals, and felony criminal charges.
A local political battle unlike any wed ever coveredwith lawyers threatening to

A Not-So-Simple Majority

thisamericanlife.org
Heidi M. Fanning
Andi Russell
Leslie Shaw
This American Life
This American Life
06/22/2017 at 15:04. Facebook
Ira talks to Jesse Thorn about chasing authenticity in interviews and finding those emotional moments usually reserved for close friends.
Ira talks to Jesse Thorn about chasing authenticity in interviews and finding

The Turnaround: Ira Glass | Maximum Fun

maximumfun.org
This American Life
This American Life
06/21/2017 at 18:26. Facebook
This self-help book gives you actual scripts to use in various difficult situations. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Sheila Jordan Tejada
Linda Lynch Fitzpatrick
Jill Niesman
This American Life
This American Life
06/21/2017 at 14:25. Facebook
Bill and Liz go around New York City with a sign that says "Talk To Me." It works.
Bill and Liz go around New York City with a sign that says "Talk To Me" It works

When A City Opens Its Big Mouth

thisamericanlife.org
Alba Scott
Jill Niesman
Christine Baehr
Our producers talked to Pitchfork about using music to enhance—but not manipulate—your listening experience.
Our producers talked to Pitchfork about using music to enhancebut not manipulateyour

The Secrets of Successful Podcast Music

pitchfork.com
Andrea Daniel
Vida Upchurch
Natala Marie
A man tried to battle his fears by listing them. He ended up with a list 138 items long. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Kaitlin O'Hara
Brenda Romconfan
Kimba Love
Two friends record their conversations a few months after one of them tried to commit suicide. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Marc Morris
Shannon Nolan
Mary Berthelot
On the radio this weekend: A guy makes a tape for his friend to try to convince him not to kill himself. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Libby Conley
Carrie Berta
Maggie Albee
Before she made Serial’s first season, Sarah Koenig spent months investigating whether a beloved family doctor with no criminal history suddenly up and strangled his own father.
Before she made Serials first season Sarah Koenig spent months investigating whether

Dr. Gilmer and Mr. Hyde

thisamericanlife.org
Katherine Nelson
Allyson Medina Perez
Lynley Mannell
How a cryptographer-turned-polygraph operator writes his resignation letter. From this week's show: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Ellen Barry
Jenny Long
Ana Holmes
When your famous artist cousin paints your car and people tell you it looks like a...well, just listen. #karbombz
When your famous artist cousin paints your car and people tell you

Where the Rubber Meets the Road

thisamericanlife.org
This American Life
Abisola Oseni
Natalie M
"It takes an a-hole with a little training to beat an a-hole with a little training." A polygraph operator goes rogue.
It takes an ahole with a little training to beat an ahole

Mr. Lie Detector

bit.ly
Olivia Oliver
Shantel Blakely
Penny Kennedy Milburn
List of times producer Jonathan Menjivar had to hit the bleep button in this week's episode.
List of times producer Jonathan Menjivar had to hit the bleep button
This American Life
Lydia Brown Morin
Damon Cameron Ross
J B Lawton III
Becky Cotton
Eric Cheung
On the radio this weekend: Stories about lying. How to detect a lie, how to get away with one, and what happens when you tell the truth. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Daniel James Tew
Colleen MacIver
Stephanie Pratt
When Janice Powell's husband went to prison, he wrote her a letter every day for eight years. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Elizabeth Neal Koryciak