91 January 30, 1998 Escape the Box Stories of people trying to escape the box of their own lives, and create new lives. 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 135: Allure of Crime July 23, 1999 Act 3: Grandma Takes A Fall No one knows how much theft is committed each year by senior citizens. One study found that seniors comprise 15 percent of people apprehended for shoplifting. 257: What I Should’ve Said Jan. 16, 2004 Act 3: A Can Of Worms David Sedaris wishes he could take back a wish. He's the author of Me Talk Pretty One Day and other books. 229: Secret Government Jan. 10, 2003 Act 3: Secret Wiretaps From A Secret Court For over two decades, there's been a secret court in the United States called the FISA court (short for Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act). Its job is to authorize wiretaps on possible foreign spies and foreign agents. Staff RecommendationsView all 489 Mar. 1, 2013 No Coincidence, No Story! We asked listeners to send us their best coincidence stories, and we got more than 1,300 submissions! 387 Aug. 7, 2009 Arms Trader 2009 The U.S. government spent two years on a sting operation trapping an Indian man suspected of being an illegal arms dealer.