This American Life
Airs Sundays at 10 am and 9 pm
- Hosted by Ira Glass
Following a theme each week, This American Life shares stories of life through a playful mix of monologues, mini-documentaries and short fiction. Hear mostly true stories of everyday people.
Distributed by: This American Life, Produced by: WBEZ
Sunday, December 3, 2017 6:00pmSan Francisco’s Spider-Man burglar was remarkable. He dropped into buildings from skylights, leapt 10 feet from one roof to another. But mostly, his talent got him into trouble. This week, his story, and stories of other undesirable talents.
Sunday, November 26, 2017 6:00pmThe story of Harold Washington, the greatest politician you've probably never heard of, and the white backlash that was set off when he became Chicago's first black mayor. This weekend is the 30th anniversary of his death.
Sunday, November 19, 2017 6:00pmStories of people who decide to rethink the way they’ve been doing things, or try to get others to do that. Including a woman who decides to confront the men who catcall her, and get them to give it up forever.
Sunday, November 12, 2017 6:00pmThis week, blurring the line between animal and human.