The 8 Best ‘This American Life’ Episodes Of All Time - In its nearly 20 years, ‘This American Life’ has regaled us with hundreds of hours of remarkable reporting, essays, and memoirs, led, of course, by Ira Glass’ one-in-a-million delivery. Here are the best episodes to date! @clickhole
Turning Negative Thinkers Into Positive Ones
Chronically viewing the glass as half-empty inhibits one’s ability to bounce back from life’s inevitable stresses.
I was listening to a story on This American Life about a guy who around 20% of the time receives a 5-25% discount on items. He does this by asking the cashier, “Is there any kind of Good Guy Discount I can get on this? And 1 in 5 times, he gets one!