This American Life
Watch A Scene From Mike Birbiglia's "Sleepwalk With Me" Movie
Mike Birbiglia is a fantastic comic whose stories of sleepwalking first became popular on the radio show This American Life. Well with the help of This American Life's Ira Glass, Birbiglia's stories have been turned into a movie starring the comic himself and Lauren Ambrose. The film premieres tonight at the Sundance Film Festival. Here's a sneak peek.
5 Things I Wanted To Do Vs What I Actually Did While Eating Pizza Next To Ira Glass
Earlier today Ira Glass was at the same pizza place as me for lunch. Here is a list of five things I desperately wanted to do to make sure I didn't let this crossing paths with a god go to waste versus what I actually did...
'This American Life' Completes Documentation Of Liberal, Upper-Middle-Class Existence
"In what cultural anthropologists are calling a "colossal achievement" in the study of white-collar professionals, the popular radio show has successfully isolated all 7,442 known characteristics of college graduates who earn between $62,500 and $125,000 per year and feel strongly that something should be done about global warming." (via Kottke)