Full episode 395: Middle of the Night Prologue Share a clip ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass remembers one of his favorite jobs, as a temp typist working at night in New York City. And we hear from a group of teenagers who create unique fun during the middle of the night when none of their classmates are awake. (4 minutes) More in AutomobilesView all 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Five The next-to-last day of the month. 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Nine Salesman Manny Rosales keeps to himself in the showroom, with his own sales philosophy. 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Six The last day of the month begins. More by Ira GlassView all 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. 728: Lights, Camera, Christmas! Dec. 25, 2020 Act Two: Deer in the Footlights Ira talks with Connie Rex about the deer she and her sisters kidnapped and ended up putting into their school’s Christmas pageant in Woodruff, Utah, in a starring role.