Full episode 277: Apology Act Two Dial "S" For Sorry Share a clip ByIra Glass Tapes from The Apology Line, a phone line connected to an answering machine where people leave anonymous apologies—but not to the people they actually hurt. Also, an interview with "Mrs. Apology," a.k.a. Marissa Bridge. (10 minutes) Song:“I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)” by Brenda Lee More in TelephoneView all 622: Who You Gonna Call? Aug. 4, 2017 Act One: Fass Talker Bob Fass has been a radio host on WBAI since 1963, often taking calls from strangers late at night. 597: One Last Thing Before I Go (2016) Sept. 23, 2016 Act One: Really Long Distance Producer Miki Meek tells the story of a phone booth in Japan that attracts thousands of people who lost loved ones in the 2011 tsunami and earthquake. 516: Stuck In The Middle Jan. 17, 2014 Act One: Do You Hear What I Hear? Sara Corbett's father-in-law Dick is 81. More by Ira GlassView all 734: The Campus Tour Has Been Cancelled Mar. 19, 2021 Act One Reporter Paul Tough and Host Ira Glass look at the biggest change in admissions this year: colleges no longer requiring the SATs. 731: What Lies Beneath Feb. 12, 2021 Act Four: Boiling Under Lots of things go unspoken between family members, sometimes for years. 730: The Empty Chair Jan. 22, 2021 Act Three: There’s a German Word for That Ira Glass talks to journalist Jochen Bittner about a political lie from 1920s Germany and the lessons it holds for 2020s America.