This American Life

Sunday 6:00-7:00 p.m.

This American Life is a critically-acclaimed themed weekly public radio show. Host Ira Glass manages its unique format that combines journalism, fiction, humor, and intellectual experimentation. This American Life is broadcast on more than 500 public stations to about 2.1 million listeners each week.

Ways to Connect


  • Sunday, July 25, 2021 2:00pm
    What’s recovery mean, anyway?
  • Sunday, July 18, 2021 2:00pm
    We heard about a test that could determine if someone was a psychopath. So, naturally, our staff decided to take it. 
  • Sunday, July 11, 2021 2:00pm
    Words mean things, but some words are especially meaningful.
  • Sunday, July 4, 2021 2:00pm
    Solving problems using very extreme measures.
  • Sunday, June 13, 2021 2:00pm
    Sisters build worlds together, worlds that are just for them. Stories about the bonds between sisters and how they get broken and fixed—or not.