The Big Picture
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Act One: Apocalypse Now-ish
Producer Alix Spiegel reports on the city of Pacifica, California.
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.
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 Glass
Act Two: I’ll Be Watching You
A group of 6th grade boys are bothered by their teacher’s behavior.
Margus Morrison was a school bus aide, father of six.
Act Four: Next
Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughtout the country.