His American Life

Ira Glass, radio host and executive producer, “This American Life” radio and television 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
2006 – Executive Producer, feature film “Unaccompanied Minors”
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 me or you. Our guest in the studio today, to talk about what worries and excites Americans nowadays, is Ira Glass – producer and host of “This American Life” radio show.