Radio Archive by Tag

Milestones

  • Prologue.

    600: Test Episode for 500th Show 06.26.2013

    Ira Glass talks with Senior Producer Julie Snyder about how it feels to get to the 500th ...MilestonesRadio

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  • Act One.

    600: Test Episode for 500th Show 06.26.2013

    Julie Snyder talks about a favorite passage from Sarah Vowell's story in episode 107: Trail of ...MilestonesRadio

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  • Act Two.

    600: Test Episode for 500th Show 06.26.2013

    Several producers talked about the first stories they ever heard on the show, before they worked ...MilestonesRadio

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  • Prologue.

    500: 500! 07.12.2013

    Ira Glass talks with Senior Producer Julie Snyder about how it feels to get to the 500th ...MilestonesRadio

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  • Act One.

    500: 500! 07.12.2013

    Julie Snyder talks about a favorite passage from Sarah Vowell's story in episode 107: Trail of ...MilestonesRadio

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    500: 500! 07.12.2013

    Several producers talked about the first stories they ever heard on the show, before they worked ...MilestonesRadio

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  • Semper Fido.

    480: Animal Sacrifice 11.30.2012

    Susan Orlean tells us about the moment America asked untrained household canines to make the ...AnimalsMilestonesWar

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  • Additional <em>This American Life</em> Stories On The War in Iraq

    416: Iraq After Us 10.15.2010

    Private Contractors True Number of Iraqi Deaths Lessons Learned in the War Soldiers' ...IraqMilestonesWar

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  • Prologue.

    411: First Contact 06.25.2010

    Ira speaks with Scott Krepel—via his interpreter Marc Holmes—about what happened ...Health Care/MedicineMilestones

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  • Prologue.

    397: 2010 01.01.2010

    Host Ira Glass goes with Ashli Lewis to a San Francisco psychic to find out if a longstanding ...Milestones

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  • Prologue.

    372: The Inauguration Show 01.16.2009

    Back in November, two weeks after he was elected president, Barack Obama delivered a pre-taped ...EnergyEnvironmentMilestones

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  • Lucy And The Bike Girl.

    345: Ties That Bind 12.14.2007

    Lucy, a 28-year-old girl with cystic fibrosis, meets the "Bike Girl," who has the same disease, ...FriendshipHealth Care/MedicineMilestones

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  • David And Andi.

    345: Ties That Bind 12.14.2007

    Dr. David Kalenberger is the head of a fertility clinic in Oklahoma City. Andi Knox is a ...Health Care/MedicineMilestonesParenting

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  • Pig.

    315: The Parrot and the Potbellied Pig 07.21.2006

    A friend tells Jonathan Goldstein how a trip with a pot-bellied pig ended up revealing his ...AnimalsMilestones

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  • Happy Birthday to Us.

    174: Birthdays, Anniversaries, and Milestones 12.29.2000

    Long-time Fresh Air host Terry Gross offers her congratulations... and some words of wisdom to ...FunnyJournalismMilestones

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  • Prologue.

    115: First Day 11.13.1998

    Writer Jack Hitt talks about his daughter Tarpeley's first day in her new school. It was her ...ChildrenEducationMilestones

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  • Prologue.

    1: New Beginnings 11.17.1995

    Ira talks with Joe Franklin, host of the longest running talk show in television history, to get ...MilestonesTelevision

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