662 November 16, 2018 Where There Is a Will Stories of people who believe there is always a way. And also those who don’t. Download Share a clip Transcript Imagno/Getty Images Prologue Prologue ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass talks with Etgar Keret who tells the story of how his mother convinced an army general to send her son home for a day in the middle of a war. (7 minutes) Act One When Cooperation Doesn’t Get You What You Want ByZoe Chace As a teenager he saw himself as an historical figure, then that ended up becoming true. Producer Zoe Chace tells the story of the man who either reinvented politics or broke it. (34 minutes) Act Two Life Is a Coin With One Side ByDavid Kestenbaum Producer David Kestenbaum took issue with the entire premise of today’s show, and explains why. (14 minutes) Song:“I Will” by Art Garfunkel Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 696: Low Hum of Menace Mar. 13, 2020 Act Two: Reality Show FBI agents question NSA contractor Reality Winner, who was later charged with leaking evidence of Russian interference in U.S. elections. Even the most casual small talk takes on an air of menace. 584: For Your Reconsideration Apr. 8, 2016 Act One: Knock Knock. Who’s There? The Truth. The story from the prologue continues, with the researchers re-doing the canvassing experiment. 695: Everyone's a Critic Feb. 28, 2020 Act One: Their Eyes Weren’t Watching God On a friend’s recommendation, B.A. Staff RecommendationsView all 77 Sept. 26, 1997 Pray Can the secular world and the religious world understand each other? 443 Aug. 12, 2011 Amusement Park We head to some of the happiest places on earth: amusement parks!