His American life

Ira Glass, producer and host of “This American Life” radio show

1959 - Born in Baltimore, Maryland
19xx - Attends Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
19xx - Graduates, Brown University
19xx - Intern, National Public Radio
1990 - Co-host, The Wild Room, weekly programme on Chicago public radio
1995 - Host and producer, This American Life, Wbez
2006 - Executive producer, Unaccompanied Minors feature film
2007 - Glass and company begins airing television version of This American Life
2008 - Appears on the late show with David Letterman
2009 - Featured guest, the Colbert report

Today we will talk about America. Or rather, we'll talk to a man who knows America much better than you and me - whoever YOU are. And I mean it. My guest in our studio to talk about what worries and excites the Americans today is Ira Glass, producer and host of “This American Life” radio show...