May 1, 2008 10:30 pm
77-minute cut of This American Life - Live!, the May 1, 2008 show at NYU that was simulcast to theaters across the country promoting the second season. This was a DVD extra from the season 2 set, but aired on the radio and in theaters prior to the start of Season 2 on television.
This episode examines comedians and their audiences. It includes segments about performing for a rowdy crowd, and a piece about Mike Birbiglia's worst gig ever