Full episode 156: What Remains Prologue Share a clip Transcript ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass talks with people who've been hit by lightning. They describe what happened at the moment the bolt struck ... and how they came to view it later. (5 minutes) More in EnvironmentView all 762: Apocalypse Creep Feb. 11, 2022 Act One: Apocalypse Now-ish Producer Alix Spiegel reports on the city of Pacifica, California. 628: In the Shadow of the City Oct. 13, 2017 Act Three: Yes, In My Backyard The story of the government cracking down on smokestack emissions at a city factory—even though the residents like the emissions. 495: Hot In My Backyard May 17, 2013 Act Two: The Right Man for the Job Producer Ben Calhoun tells the story of a former Congressional Representative from South Carolina, Bob Inglis. More by Ira GlassView all 765: Off Course Mar. 18, 2022 Act One: The Audition Ira’s story of Yibin Li continues. 763: The Other Mr. President Feb. 25, 2022 Act Three: Maybe Pay Attention To The Man Behind The Curtain Disinformation and propaganda works differently in Putin’s Russia than it did during the Soviet Union. 763: The Other Mr. President Feb. 25, 2022 Act Four: A Matter of Principal (podcast only) Protestors came out across Russia after the Ukraine invasion.