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Biography - A Short Wiki

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Ira Glass is a very famous American television media personality, producer. He was also the producer of “This American Life” and has also has participated in various NBS programs. He also performs live shows and his contributions to books, comics, etc.

Career Highlights

Ira Glass has been very successful throughout the years.

Firstly, being a teenager(at the age of 19) he tried to work in film, television and advertising industry but was unable to achieve any success by then. After he got a job in the medical center. Glass was at NPR for several years (almost 17 years), where he graduated becoming a tape cutter and eventually a reporter, thereby hosting many television shows.

Family and Personal Life

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For a particular time earlier, Glass dated cartoonist and author LINDA BARRY. The couple dated for a few months together, but Barry has to move to Washington D.C for her work and to be in touch with other cartoonists. Gradually the relationship lacked interest among both of them, leading to their separation.

Family Information
Wife's/Spouse's NameAnaheed Alani
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)N/A/
Civil StatusDivorced

Ira Glass - Childhood Pics

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Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts

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More Interesting Facts
Full/Real NameIra Jeffrey Glass
Gender (Biological)Male
Age (as of today)64 years
Date of BirthMarch 3, 1959
Place of BirthMaryland, United States
Height1.88 m, 6 feet 2 inches
Weight84 kg, 185 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$4 Million
OccupationProducer, Tv Personality, Writer

Height, Weight, and Age

Ira Glass' height is quite tall measuring 1.88 m. Ira Glass weighs 84 kg. Being born on March 3, 1959, translates to an age of 64 years as of todays date (July 9, 2023).


In most daily journalism, you only fact-check something if it seems a little fishy.

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The story is a machine for empathy. In contrast to logic or reason, a story is about emotion that gets staged over a sequence of dramatic moments, so you empathize with the characters without really thinking about it too much. It is a really powerful tool for imagining yourself in other people’s situations.

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Traditional broadcast media seems old-fashioned and vague to me. When I watch television news, I’m aware of what skilled journalists they are, but I find it hard because of the corny way they present it.

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When I say something untrue on the air, I mean for it to be transparently untrue. I assume people know when I’m just saying something for effect. Or to be funny.

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I’m a big Penn & Teller fan. But I myself was never very good; I was a teenage magician who performed at kids’ parties. I can still perform a vanish, credibly, and I still, in special circumstances, will make a balloon animal.

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