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 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 233: Starting From Scratch Mar. 7, 2003 Act One: Puppy Love, the Business Model After 25 years at the same company, a man starts a new life with a new venture: a cable channel that shows nothing but puppies. 603: Once More, With Feeling Dec. 2, 2016 Act One: Hollaback Girl The story from the prologue continues. 336: Who Can You Save? July 6, 2007 Act Two: Rescue You, Rescue Me When the U.S. government sent out a call for volunteers—regular, non-military people—to go to Iraq and help rebuild the country, Randy Frescoln signed up. Staff RecommendationsView all 165 July 28, 2000 Americans In Paris David Sedaris takes Ira on a tour of his favorite spots in Paris. 192 Aug. 31, 2001 Meet the Pros The story of one man's journey from obscurity to international professional celebrity.