Full episode 539: The Leap Act One Busman’s Holiday Share a clip Transcript ByJoe RichmanSarah Kate Kramer Radio Diaries’ Joe Richman continues William Cimillo’s story and talks to his two sons about what it was like to have lived through the drama that ensued after their father’s big journey. (11 1/2 minutes) More in FamilyView all 748: The End of the World as We Know It Sept. 17, 2021 Act One: 1.5 Degrees of Separation Producer Aviva DeKornfeld was interested in the toll that having a wakeup-moment could have on a family, and she heard about someone who had a moment like that over a decade ago. 739: Sisters June 11, 2021 Act One: Cindy and Dayana Cindy and Dayana Carcamo are close. 739: Sisters June 11, 2021 Act Two: Megan and Sybil The first act of our show was about someone who has spent decades trying to close the gap with her sister because they were apart until she was eight years old. More by Joe RichmanView all 634: Human Error in Volatile Situations Dec. 22, 2017 Act One In 1980, deep in a nuclear missile silo in Arkansas, a simple human error nearly caused the destruction of a giant portion of the Midwest. 555: The Incredible Rarity of Changing Your Mind Apr. 24, 2015 Act Two: Crime Pays Reporter Joe Richman visits a program in Richmond, CA that is trying a controversial method of reducing gun violence in their city: paying criminals to not commit crimes. 527: 180 Degrees June 13, 2014 Act One: Seeing the Forrest For the Little Trees Alex Blumberg takes us to an American classroom where students are reading a classic, The Education of Little Tree, by Forrest Carter.