756 December 10, 2021 But I Did Everything Right People earnestly doing what they're told, and absolutely not getting what they were promised. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Mojo Wang Prologue Prologue ByIra Glass A teenage girl finds a wallet and has to decide whether to return it. That, and other stories of people trying to do the right thing, and it not working out the way they thought. (5 minutes) Act One Damned If You Don't ByEmma Green Rebecca Shrader thought she knew what was right when it came to abortion. Then she got pregnant. Reporter Emma Green tells the story. (31 minutes) Emma Green reported this story in collaboration for The Atlantic and its podcast, The Experiment. Act Two Brian and Peg ByIra Glass Brian and Peg disagree over a very important thing. Host Ira Glass tries to figure out who’s right. (11 minutes) Act Three Bought the Farm ByDavid Kestenbaum Senior editor David Kestenbaum helps his kids set up an ant farm. They follow all the instructions, to the letter! But he ends up learning a lesson he’s pretty sure the manufacturer did not intend. (8 minutes) Song:“Feel It All” by Athena Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 624: Private Geography Sept. 1, 2017 Act Two: Kids in the Hall Will McMillan found a home in the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses when he was a teenager. 60: Business of Death Apr. 18, 1997 Act Two: The Forbidden Zone Michael Lesy reads. 143: Sentencing Oct. 22, 1999 Act Three: Who Watches The Watchmen? Judges give their opinions of the drug sentencing laws. Staff RecommendationsView all 487 Feb. 15, 2013 Harper High School - Part One We spent five months at a high school in Chicago where in the last year 29 current and recent students were shot. 488 Feb. 22, 2013 Harper High School - Part Two Part two of our program on Harper High School in Chicago, where in the last year 29 current and recent students were shot.