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To celebrate the iTunes release of Mike Birbiglia's movie Don't Think Twice, host Ira Glass presents a podcast miniseries featuring his favorite stories that Birbiglia has told on This American Life over the years. https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

Do Listen Twice This American Life

    • Comedy
    • 4.6 • 37 Ratings

To celebrate the iTunes release of Mike Birbiglia's movie Don't Think Twice, host Ira Glass presents a podcast miniseries featuring his favorite stories that Birbiglia has told on This American Life over the years. https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

    01 - Error at First Base

    01 - Error at First Base

    Ira Glass and Mike Birbiglia introduce Do Listen Twice, the podcast miniseries celebrating the iTunes release of their movie Don't Think Twice. Mike gives a "where are they now" update to the story featured in this episode, about his rocky foray into the world of making out with girls. It originally aired on This American Life #411 "First Contact" on June 25, 2010. https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

    • 17 min
    02 - D-U-Why?!

    02 - D-U-Why?!

    Ira Glass and Mike Birbiglia talk about how Ira cajoles Mike into revealing things he doesn't want to on This American Life, including the story featured in this episode, about the time Mike was hit by a drunk driver and made to pay $12,000 for the drunk driver's car. The story originally aired on This American Life #379 "Return to the Scene of the Crime" on May 1, 2009. Check out Mike's new movie Don't Think Twice: https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

    • 17 min
    03 - My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

    03 - My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

    Mike Birbiglia tells Ira Glass an update about the story featured in this episode... and Ira isn't impressed. The story originally aired on This American Life #374 "Somewhere Out There" on February 13, 2009. Check out Mike's new movie Don't Think Twice: https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

    • 11 min
    04 - Beat It

    04 - Beat It

    Mike Birbiglia tells Ira Glass about something that happened at a show he performed this past weekend, relating to the story in this episode, about the time he became the fall guy for his entire high school. It originally aired on This American Life #384 on June 26, 2009. Check out Mike's new movie Don't Think Twice: https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

    • 11 min
    05 - Heels on the Bus

    05 - Heels on the Bus

    When introducing this story about when his good-guyness was called into question, Mike Birbiglia somehow manages to mention his grandfather who helped build the NYC subway. The story originally aired on This American Life #515 "Good Guys" on January 10, 2015. Check out Mike's new movie Don't Think Twice: https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

    • 8 min
    06 - Stranger in the Night

    06 - Stranger in the Night

    Ira and Mike discuss the first story that Mike ever told on This American Life, about the sleepwalking that almost killed him. https://itunes.com/dontthinktwice

    • 16 min

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