63 May 9, 1997 One Thing People whose lives are organized around one thing. Download Share a clip Transcript Diego Sevilla Prologue ByIra Glass Ira talks with a gang kid who turned to Jesus with the same ferocity and dedication with which he served his old street gang. (5 minutes) Act One Life Without Leanne ByLarry Doyle A story by Larry Doyle. (10 minutes) Act Two Inescapable Logic ByBeau O'Reilly Beau O'Reilly tells the story of a man who tried to run for President as a utopian nudist. (24 minutes) Act Three More Than One Thing ByPaul Tough How journalist Philip Weiss came to agree with some Clinton conspiracy theorists but not to follow their cause. With Paul Tough. (10 minutes) Act Four Quitting Quitting ByIra Glass This American Life gets a return visit from Evan Harris, the woman who used to believe that quitting was the one thing at the heart of all human existence. (8 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 122: Valentine’s Day ’99 Feb. 12, 1999 Act Two: Mucho Corazon A man in Amsterdam and a woman in Cuba fall in love, even though their governments don't want them to live together. 186: Prom June 8, 2001 Act One: Tornado Prom Susan Burton reports on Prom Night 2001 in Hoisington, Kansas, a town of about 3,000. 17: Name Change / No Theme Mar. 21, 1996 Act Three: Fan, Not Fan The first in a series of pieces in the coming months on This American Life: Non-journalists covering aspects of the Presidential campaign. Staff RecommendationsView all 241 July 11, 2003 20 Acts in 60 Minutes All kinds of little stories that we ordinarily can't use on the radio show because they are just too short. 570 Oct. 16, 2015 The Night in Question Conspiracy theories about the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin continue to shape Israel's politics and future.