Full episode 81: Guns Prologue Share a clip Transcript ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass reads an ad from American Handgunner. People who love guns and people who hate them have a hard time seeing eye to eye, but this ad bridges the gap. As this week's show does. Hopefully. (4 minutes) More in GunsView all 743: Don't You Be My Neighbor July 30, 2021 Act One: Home, Home Near the Range A stranger moves to Pawlet, Vermont. 722: The Unreality of Now Oct. 30, 2020 Act Two: The Gun Reality of Now The statistics on first time gun ownership are higher than ever in America. 670: Beware the Jabberwock Mar. 15, 2019 Act One: Down the Rabbit Hole Producer Miki Meek picks up the story of Lenny Pozner, whose son, Noah, was killed at Sandy Hook. More by Ira GlassView all 757: The Ghost in the Machine Dec. 31, 2021 Act Two: Father of Invention There’s a machine lots of us encounter as a big impersonal, mechanical apparatus, that has a ghost in it. 756: But I Did Everything Right Dec. 10, 2021 Act Two: Brian and Peg Brian and Peg disagree over a very important thing. 754: Spark Bird Nov. 26, 2021 Act One: Don’t Chicken Out Carmen Milito tells Ira the story of a date she went on as a teenager, and the bird her mom brought to the occasion.