421 December 3, 2010 Last Man Standing Is it stubbornness? Tenacity? Survival of the fittest? This week, stories about people who feel compelled to keep going, especially when everyone else has given up. Download Share a clip Transcript L.Brumm Photography and Design Act One Act One ByIra Glass Ira Glass speaks with JoAnn Chiakulas, the only Juror on the trial of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich who believed he was innocent of trying to sell Barack Obama's senate seat. (11 minutes) Song:“Do Your Duty” by Candi Staton Act Two Last Man Stand-Up BySarah Koenig Producer Sarah Koenig tells the story of Duke Fightmaster, who refused to give up his simple dream: to replace Conan O'Brien. (24 1/2 minutes) Act Three My Own Private U.F.O. ByElna Baker A story about God and extraterrestrials, told by Elna Baker. Elna is the author of a memoir called The New York Regional Mormon Singles Halloween Dance. Song:“My Flying Saucer” by Billy Bragg & Wilco Photos My Own Private U.F.O. Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 192: Meet the Pros Aug. 31, 2001 Act One: Crispy With The Rock The story of two amateurs meeting the pros. 56: Name Change Mar. 7, 1997 Act Two: Baby Remember My Name A 17 year old tricks an entire resort town into believing he is someone he is not. 14: Accidental Documentaries Feb. 21, 1996 Act Two: Baltimore Ira plays tapes of his own father, Barry, who was a radio deejay in the mid-1950s. Staff RecommendationsView all 490 Mar. 22, 2013 Trends With Benefits The startling rise of the number of people on disability in America. 589 June 17, 2016 Tell Me I’m Fat Maybe it’s time to rethink the way we see being fat.