Posted on Sep 23, 2015

Longform Podcast #159: Ira Glass

Ira Glass is the host and executive producer of This American Life.

“You can only have so many questions about feelings, I think. At some point people are just like alright, enough with the feelings.”

Thanks to MailChimp, EA SPORTS FIFA 16, Fracture, and FRONTLINE's "My Brother's Bomber for sponsoring this week's episode.


Show Notes:

  1. @iraglass
  2. Out on the Wire (Jessica Abel • Broadway Books • 2015)
  3. [10:00] "1: New Beginnings" (This American Life • Nov 1995)
  4. [14:00] Serial
  5. [21:00] "75: Kindness of Strangers" (This American Life • Nov 1995)
  6. [27:00] Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host
  7. [28:00] "480: Human Sacrifice" (This American Life • Nov 2012)
  8. [30:00] "562: The Problem We All Live With" (Nikole Hannah-Jones • This American Life • July 2015)
  9. [31:00] "564: Too Soon" (This American Life • Aug 2015)
  10. [31:00] "565: Lower 9+10" (This American Life • Aug 2015)
  11. [35:00] "513: 129 Cars" (This American Life • Dec 2013)
  12. [53:00] Longform Podcast #124: Alex Blumberg
  13. [54:00] Conan's Farewell Speech