Ira Glass

  • Calendar

    September 18, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 16, 2013

    PSA: This Rat Fetus Was Not Found in Timmy Chan's Fried Rice

    The Original Timmy Chan's on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard (a.k.a. Timmy Chan's Chicken & Rice) may have only been inspected by the City of Houston Health Department once since November 2010, but that inspection didn't turn up anything that we'd call remotely offensive. And that Timmy Chan's on M ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2012

    Top 5 Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

    Every couple of weeks, someone on Facebook inevitably poses the question, "Which podcasts should I be listening to? Not This American Life." It's the second most frequent post after "I lost all my numbers. Text me ur cell." If you are one of these curious people, or have a friend who is, then this i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    John Nova Lomax: I'm on the Next Episode of This American Life

    John Nova Lomax: Unlike the NPR segment being taped in this photo, his This American Life piece will air.​It was one of those things in life you just can't quite believe. A few weeks back, I received an e-mail from Robyn Semien telling me that This American Life was interested in a story I had ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    Should Houston Increase Its SXSW Footprint?​ What can the City of Houston do to promote H-town as a musical, cultural and artsy-fartsy tourist destination to the thousands of people who attend SXSW in Austin each year? That's the question posed by Jim Moran, a multi-decade veteran of the music/film/interactive fest ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 23, 2009

    This American Life - LIVE!

    A National Public Radio favorite takes the big screen

  • Calendar

    May 1, 2008

    This American Life — Live!

    Ira Glass takes his show on the road…via satellite

  • Calendar

    October 23, 2003

    Cleaning Rags to Riches

    Crappy gigs are grist for this humorist's mill

  • Culture

    October 31, 2002

    Paul Faaaaag!

    The creator of TV's Freaks can't stop talking about being a geek

  • Music

    July 25, 2002

    C-Cup Kids

    If you chuck your bra at OK Go, don't expect to get it back