This American Life

508: Superpowers

58:47 | Aug 19th, 2018

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We answer the following questions about superpowers: Can superheroes be real people? (No.) Can real people become superheroes? (Maybe.) And which is better: flight or invisibility? (Depends who you ask.)

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jeromuhiAug 25th, 2018

really fascinating as always. Ira does a great job as usual, but the segments played feature less of him and more of guests, which is a change from the norm.