91 January 30, 1998 Escape the Box Stories of people trying to escape the box of their own lives, and create new lives. DownloadAmazon iTunes Share a clip Transcript Ignatius McCarthy Act One An American Girl Turns 18 ByIra Glass Sylvia's parents are immigrants who want her to be a traditional girl. (17 minutes) Act Two 33 Million Dollar Box ByAlex Blumberg Barry Miller, a Cincinnati millionaire who robbed a bank — and was caught. Alex Blumberg reports. (13 minutes) Act Three The Feeling You Want, And The Feeling You Get ByDavid Cale David Cale's Lillian. Mild sexual content in this story. (26 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 143: Sentencing Oct. 22, 1999 Act Four: A Night In Drug Court Before this show ended we wanted to know—how typical are the horror stories? What happens in a typical drug case? To find out, reporter Nancy Updike spent nine hours in Night Narcotics Court in Chicago. 395: Middle of the Night Nov. 27, 2009 Act Two: It Was A Dark And Smoky Night Jenifer Hixson tells the story of walking alone at night, and meeting a woman who was out for the very same reason. 425: Slow To React Jan. 21, 2011 Act One: When I Grow Up Back in 2004, a reporter named David Holthouse published a remarkable story in the weekly paper he worked for, Westword. Staff RecommendationsView all 355 May 9, 2008 The Giant Pool of Money The surprisingly entertaining story of how the U.S. got itself into a housing crisis. 186 June 8, 2001 Prom While the seniors danced at Prom Night 2001 in Hoisington, Kansas—a town of about 3,000—a tornado hit the town.