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January 01, 1990 - March 30, 2013 + This American Life
A raunchy comedian gets booked on a tour...of kids' sleep-away camps. A precocious teenager revels in reading grown-ups' Tarot cards until she is the bearer...
A grown man tries to get to the bottom of why his schoolmates threw him in a lake 20 years earlier. And a woman buys...
One thing that makes our country different from most others is this idea that you can recreate yourself as someone you'd prefer to be: sell...
The story of one man's journey from obscurity to international professional celebrity—aided only by his own hard work, a sneaker commercial, and mad handles. And...
We all have that thing in us: a voice telling us to do or think something we shouldn't.
Stories of what can happen when you go from being a private person to a public face.
David Sedaris picks up pointers on how to be a private eye from television. He goes out with a real private eye on a stake...
Special pledge drive edition features more of our favorite stories from This American Life.
Ira Glass and a collection of some of the best of This American Life.
Dal goes to Baghdad: There's a war in Iraq...and nobody's been able to end it...But Dal...he thought he was the man for the job. "I,...
Stories made from old tapes, recordings found in attics and thrift stores, about fathers and the legacies that fathers leave their children.
Randy had experience setting up agriculture projects overseas and he went to Iraq as a volunteer, until he discovered that the people that he wanted...
How many of our parents move to some place -- some dreamhouse -- with some vision of a new life in the new place, and move the...
A story of self-deception, a story about deceiving others, and a story about accidental deception -- and how one type of deception can easily turn...
Haider was a teenager living in Iraq when the war broke out. Plus, other stories of what happens when you strike out into the world.