‘This American Life’ to be televised (so you can throw out your radio now)

irag.jpgIn its continuing efforts to attract the kind of audience that likes to brag about not watching television, Showtime has ordered six episodes of the long-discussed television adaptation of ‘This American Life.’ And yes, Ira Glass will be the on-screen host. Hack entertainment journalists, start working on your ‘Television’s Oddest New Sex Symbol’ pitches now.