For years, popular public radio programs This American Life and Fresh Air have been available only as paid downloads or live streams. This meant that the only practical way to get the programs to an iPod was to pay for a subscription from Audible.
But in the past few months, both programs have made their new shows available as free podcasts -- and they have made it to the Number 1 and 2 spots on the iTunes "Top Podcasts" charts. If you haven't heard these shows, now is the time to start!
This American Life: