Full episode 699: Fiasco! Act Two Squirrel Cop Transcript The first day on the job inevitably means mistakes, mishaps, and sometimes, fiascos. A true story, told by a former rookie cop. (13 minutes) ByIra Glass Song:“Fox Squirrel” by Muddy Waters More in JobsView all 806: I Can't Quit You, Baby July 28, 2023 Act Three: Tender Resignation Even people who vehemently disagreed with Heider Garcia wanted him to stay in his job. 799: The Lives of Others May 12, 2023 Act Three: If These Dogs Could Talk There are certain jobs where thinking about someone else’s life is just built into it. 797: What I Was Thinking As We Were Sinking Apr. 21, 2023 Act Two: Going Down With the Censorships When to leave Twitter is a question lots of executives faced when Elon Musk took over the company — those who weren't immediately fired, anyway. More by Ira GlassView all 781: Watching the Watchers Oct. 7, 2022 Act Two: I’ll Be Watching You A group of 6th grade boys are bothered by their teacher’s behavior. 777: Name. Age. Detail. Aug. 12, 2022 Margus Morrison Margus Morrison was a school bus aide, father of six. 774: The Pink House at the Center of the World July 1, 2022 Act Four: Next Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughout the country.