This American Life Show Feed
May 22, 2022
The one thing you know for sure when you're watching a romantic comedy is that it's going to turn out okay in the end. When you're living one? Not so much. This week, stories that unfold like rom-coms.
May 15, 2022
Kids using perfectly logical arguments, and arriving at perfectly wrong conclusions.
May 8, 2022
People staring squarely at the truth, and still finding it hard to believe what they’re seeing.
May 1, 2022
A man finds himself thrust into a new world he didn’t necessarily ask to visit. He takes a look around.
April 24, 2022
Four personal stories from the war in Ukraine.
April 10, 2022
In this moment when autocrats and almost-autocrats are getting bolder and more powerful, we bring you two stories of resistance, from Hungary and Russia.
April 3, 2022
People trying to jump in and solve other people's problems, putting themselves directly in the gap between the problem and the solution.
March 20, 2022
Three people, and one animal, who know the path their lives will take until, suddenly, they don’t.
March 13, 2022
The pandemic broke school. Can we ever go back?
February 27, 2022
Stories about Vladimir Putin. Did he come to power in 1999 by killing hundreds of innocent Russians? How’s he really seen in his home country? This show is a mix of old and new stories we’ve done about him.