Full episode 279: Auto Show Prologue Share a clip Transcript ByIra Glass We hear the eerily calm answering machine message that Brita Bonechi leaves for her husband, Rob, after she's had an accident and is trapped upside down in her car. (3 minutes) More in AutomobilesView all 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Seven Web Extra: Joe Monti’s real name is Joe Montalbano. 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Four Salesman Jason Mascia has the most sales of anyone this month, as usual. 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Eight The last day of the month continues and the truism is accurate: some people get great deals because it’s the end of the month and they have to hit their goal. More by Ira GlassView all 774: The Pink House at the Center of the World July 1, 2022 Act Four: Next Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughtout the country. 765: Off Course Mar. 18, 2022 Act One: The Audition Ira’s story of Yibin Li continues. 763: The Other Mr. President Feb. 25, 2022 Act Three: Maybe Pay Attention To The Man Behind The Curtain Disinformation and propaganda works differently in Putin’s Russia than it did during the Soviet Union.