647 May 25, 2018 LaDonna A security guard at the airport notices something going wrong on the tarmac, and takes it upon herself to fix it. It’s way harder than she expects. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Matt Chase Note: The internet version of this episode contains un-beeped curse words. BEEPED VERSION. Prologue LaDonna Powell starts her new job out on the tarmac at the airport. (7 minutes) Act One The Old Guard LaDonna sets out to understand how this place is run. (23 minutes) ByChana Joffe-Walt Act Two The New Guard LaDonna sets out to transform the way this place is run. (25 minutes) ByChana Joffe-Walt Song:“Security” by Etta James Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 603: Once More, With Feeling Dec. 2, 2016 Act One: Hollaback Girl The story from the prologue continues. 738: Good Grief! May 28, 2021 Act One: Goodbye Mr. Facey Producer Chana Joffe-Walt wondered what it was like for surviving MTA employees coping with the loss of their co-workers due to Covid-19. 573: Status Update Nov. 27, 2015 Act One: Finding the Self in Selfie Jane, Julia and Ella continue describing the complex social map that is constantly changing in their phones. Staff RecommendationsView all 490 Mar. 22, 2013 Trends With Benefits The startling rise of the number of people on disability in America. 489 Mar. 1, 2013 No Coincidence, No Story! We asked listeners to send us their best coincidence stories, and we got more than 1,300 submissions!