How the “genial Bavarian” version of Adolf Hitler became a global media celebrity, “a plain-living gentleman with a soft spot for dogs and children.”
Thursday, September 24
On mathematical shapes and family ruptures.
The story of a sudden death amid a high school recruiting scandal in Texas.
Wednesday, September 23
An Alabama woman took the equivalent of one Valium during her pregnancy. A few weeks after she gave birth, she became one of more than 1,800 new and expecting mothers arrested under the state’s chemical endangerment law.
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.”
Hemingway was in love with two women at once. He found the experience wrenching.
Julia, a 30-year-old, has spent her life trying not to take more than what she needs from the world. It’s made life very difficult.
Tuesday, September 22
He had the mind of a scholar, but he always insisted he didn’t want to be one.
The battle between 1975’s biggest shows.