December 24, 2011
Most weeks This American Life is the most popular podcast in the US, with more than a half million people downloading each episode. This week, stories where a longtime standoff keeps both sides coming back for more. Including a story about the time in Poland’s recent history where the country’s two political blocks came together and believed, however briefly, they’d be able to set aside their differences. And another story about a college rivalry gone viral, and personal.