This American Lie
By Nerdist School Network
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This American Lie is a fully improvised Public Radio show based on that other Public Radio Show with a very similar name. Tune in for an hour of "HILAR-UDITE" entertainducation. It's smart, it's droll, it's made possible by listeners like you.
||CleanWasted All Four Years||A girl struggles with a high school crush, an inside look at a trash college, a woman stays drunk for 4 years, a famous cyclist on his death bed, and a fashion designer spends years on the perfect pair of pants. Starring Micah Gordon, Ruthie Holmes, Dan H||6/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDidn't Get Home Til 3AM||A couple gets stuck in traffic, a woman recalls her strict curfew, the nefarious operations at Cola Corporation, A visit to a late-night small-town bar, and the biggest feud in baseball history. Starring Micah Gordon, Jordan Pridgen, Ruthie Holmes, Brian||4/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe Knew We Wouldn't Be Disturbed||It's an in-studio edition of This American Lie!A hotel maid makes a connection to one of the guests, a Disturbed cover band starts writing their own songs, a reclusive author helms a TV reboot, a woman relives a traumatizing moment from her high school ye||3/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe Need to Talk||It's an in-studio edition of This American Lie!Parents try to teach their daughter about sex, a cult breaks their 7-year vow of silence, a woman tries to decipher a text from her boyfriend, a Politician embroiled in an unusual sex scandal, and a new talk||9/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanI Ran Away and I'm Really Sorry||It's a special live rooftop edition of This American Lie!A little girl's dog runs away from home, leaving her alone with her alcoholic mother, a high school track ambling ring, one man's attempt to run from the woman he married, a retirement home whose re||8/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIt Did Not Work||It's a special in-studio edition of This American Lie!A man who's never had a job. A pair of PhD students near a breakthrough on the self-driving car. A reporter gets caught in a coal mine with a group of singing brothers. Should America have a shorter wo||7/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGood Turn||The black sheep of the family bests his brother in a chess tournament. A socialite wedding reveals a sinister plot. A wrong turn leads to an exciting adventure. The future of clean energy in America. Plus, a real-life supervillain plans to reverse the rot||5/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Are You Doing These Days||A retired nurse finds a disturbing trend amongst her past patients. A man revisits a high school teacher who failed to give him the same life advice as her other students. A dating service that reconnects old lovers. A behind-the-scenes look at the 47th s||4/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSurely It'll Be Great||A woman recalls her "first time." A football sensation strives for greatness only to have his dreams dashed. The sordid history of grated cheese in Germany. A behind-the-scenes look at the classic 50's comedy "Oh Great." Plus, a man tries to escape from t||3/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaybe Something Good Will Come From This||How one man's terrible cooking skills saved his mother's life. A terrible movie pitch with a happy ending. A burnt-down Goodwill leads to some intriguing conspiracy theories. A divorce that transforms the family dynamic for the better. Plus, the lost sess||2/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanI Can Do It||A DMV worker who takes what she wants. A pair of magical Nikes. An exploration of the world of Can-Can Dancing. A woman shares experiences with 'The Valentines Man.' A dangerous stunt jump that led to some unusual surgery. Starring Micah Gordon, Brian Fly||1/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
They totally nail it.
This podcast is such a great concept and they totally nail it. The host, the music, the segments...it's a hilarious parody of that other great podcast. If you enjoy This American Life, you'll love this!
Can't believe this is improvised
Love this podcast! Keep the episodes coming. Wish I could go to the live show and see them make it up on the spot. Great parody of This American Life.
NP-arrren't you gonna listen?
I'm asking becasue like a fine aged cheese, this podcast nails it! And by "nails it", I mean tastes great because cheese is a great bit of food, not until like this podcast. And by "great bit of food", I mean a funny podcast. ...you get it.