743 July 30, 2021 Don't You Be My Neighbor Bad neighbors. What can you do about them? Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Matt Chase Prologue Prologue ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass talks to Eyal Levin, who says his neighbor has been propagating a lie for years about one of the most contentious issues in New York: street parking. (10 minutes) Act One Home, Home Near the Range ByMike Giglio A stranger moves to Pawlet, Vermont. At first, his neighbors aren’t sure exactly what to make of him. And then, the problems start. Reporter Mike Giglio tells the story. (23 minutes) Act Two Fear Thy Neighbor ByMike Giglio Reporter Mike Giglio tries to answer the question: Just how much should the residents of Pawlet fear their new neighbor? (21 minutes) Song:“Neighbors” by Lucius & “Bad Neighbor” by Kora (radio only) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 550: Three Miles Mar. 13, 2015 Act One Chana Joffe-Walt tells what happened when a group of public school students in the Bronx went to visit an elite private school three miles away. 81: Guns Oct. 24, 1997 Act Three: Shooter Chicago Playwright Bryn Magnus with a quintessential gun story from his childhood in Wisconsin. It contains both the fear of guns and the pleasure of shooting one. 22: Adult Children May 3, 1996 Act One: Me and My Mom Ira continues the story about his conversation with his mom. Staff RecommendationsView all 560 July 3, 2015 Abdi and the Golden Ticket A story about someone who's desperately trying – against long odds – to make it to the United States and become an American. 355 May 9, 2008 The Giant Pool of Money The surprisingly entertaining story of how the U.S. got itself into a housing crisis.