This American Life

This American Life

Arts, News & Politics, Society & Culture, Personal Journals

Chart Positions

Society & Culture 2
Personal Journals 2
Top 200 3

This American Life is a weekly public radio show, heard by 2.2 million people on more than 500 stations. Another 1.5 million people download the weekly podcast. It is hosted by Ira Glass, produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange, and has won all of the major broadcasting awards.


#246: My Pen Pal

November 3rd, 2014

Episode 3 of 120 episodes

Stories of very unusual pen pals, people whose relationship could not exist without the help of the postal service.

Featured Podcast