83 November 14, 1997 One of Us Stories of outsiders who want to be insiders, and vice versa. DownloadAmazon iTunes Share a clip Transcript Gwen's River City Images Prologue ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass talks with "Jim Steel," who tells a story about the social rules at his high school in Wisconsin. (4 minutes) Act One My Crap Life ByTim Melley Writer Tim Melley. (23 minutes) Act Two My Worklife ByDan Collison Independent producer Dan Collison, on Pilottown and a feature story that fell apart. (10 minutes) Act Three My Church Life BySusan Bergman Susan Bergman and the Christian convention. Susan is the author of Anonymity. (19 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 77: Pray Sept. 26, 1997 Act 2: Kings Scott Carrier in Salt Lake City with a story about whether it's possible to be a good person if you're not a Christian. 74: Conventions Aug. 29, 1997 Act 3: When Worlds Collide John Perry Barlow, a founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and former rancher and Grateful Dead lyricist, on an experience that began at the boundary of two conventions. (20 minutes) 466: Blackjack June 8, 2012 Act 1: Render Unto Caesar's Palace What Is Due To Caesar's Palace Jack Hitt tells the story of the Christian card counting team featured inthe documentary Holy Rollers, and why they see no contradiction in beingdevout Christians who spend their days in casinos. Jack is the author of thebook Bunch of Amateurs. Staff RecommendationsView all 192 Aug. 31, 2001 Meet the Pros The story of one man's journey from obscurity to international professional celebrity. 465 May 25, 2012 What Happened at Dos Erres A Guatemalan immigrant living near Boston gets a phone call with some very strange news about his past.