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‘This American Life’ is the story of the people

Over 50 million people listen to podcasts every month, and more are starting to listen every day. They’re a great way to get caught up on fields of interest like news, sports, entertainment and more.

Of course, if you’re looking for the best in tech news, you’ll want to subscribe to the podcasts on You can hear the latest in tech news, along with consumer tech updates, and the Kim Komando Show on demand.

Another great podcast to catch up on is This American Life, from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio. Hosted by Ira Glass, this weekly hour-long podcast of short stories gives listeners touching, humorous and often unexpected vignettes of life in America.

This American Life features essays, memoirs, field recordings, short fiction, and found footage. This award-winning program is consistently ranked the top podcast in the U.S. New episodes are available on Mondays.

Recent shows highlight a battle between the progressive and moderate wings of the Democratic party, a retiree who has started a cable channel featuring lots of puppies, and how conservative students are fighting back after feeling like their ideas aren’t welcome on campus.

Get some of the best stories in podcasting with This American Life.

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