63 May 9, 1997 One Thing People whose lives are organized around one thing. DownloadAmazon iTunes 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 44: Poultry Slam 1996 Nov. 29, 1996 Act Five Preview: Chickenman Chickenman was a short daily radio show airing from 1966 to 1969, and it was incredibly popular. 279: Auto Show Dec. 10, 2004 Act Four: Not Your Father's Chevrolet Salesman This American Life producer Sarah Koenig checks out competing sales techniques at a Chevy dealership on the south side of Chicago. 151: Primary Jan. 28, 2000 Act Two: The Mask Behind The Mask Usually it's difficult to get to know the front-runner in a Presidential race. Staff RecommendationsView all 387 Aug. 7, 2009 Arms Trader 2009 The U.S. government spent two years on a sting operation trapping an Indian man suspected of being an illegal arms dealer. 565 Aug. 28, 2015 Lower 9 + 10 We go to the Lower 9th Ward in New Orleans to talk to residents about what matters most to them ten years after the hurricane.