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. 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 ByChana Joffe-Walt LaDonna sets out to understand how this place is run. (23 minutes) Act Two The New Guard ByChana Joffe-Walt LaDonna sets out to transform the way this place is run. (25 minutes) Song:“Security” by Etta James Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 648: Unteachable Moment June 8, 2018 Act One: All the Caffeine in the World Doesn’t Make You Woke Kelefa Sanneh sits in on one of Starbucks’ anti-racial bias classes. 603: Once More, With Feeling Dec. 2, 2016 Act One: Hollaback Girl The story from the prologue continues. 180: Return to Childhood Mar. 23, 2001 Act Four: Every Day I Forget Something Else An excerpt from Nicholson Baker's novel The Everlasting Story of Nory, which is narrated, more or less, by a ten-year-old. 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. 186 June 8, 2001 Prom While the seniors danced at Prom Night 2001 in Hoisington, Kansas—a town of about 3,000—a tornado hit the town.