Apr 14, 2000
All those people you see in the middle of the workday, in coffee shops and bookstores? Who are they? Why aren't they at work?
- A postman explains how it is that he can be so much a part of the scenery that people commit crimes in front of him, on quiet daytime streets, as if he's not there. This American Life producer Alex Blumberg spent a day with postman on Chicago's west side, to find out what he sees...and who sees him...and who doesn't see him, even though he's right there. (10 minutes)