Full episode 279: Auto Show Prologue Share a clip Transcript 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) ByIra Glass More in AutomobilesView all 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. 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Five The next-to-last day of the month. 513: 129 Cars Dec. 13, 2013 Act Nine Salesman Manny Rosales keeps to himself in the showroom, with his own sales philosophy. More by Ira GlassView all 781: Watching the Watchers Oct. 7, 2022 Act Two: I’ll Be Watching You A group of 6th grade boys are bothered by their teacher’s behavior. 777: Name. Age. Detail. Aug. 12, 2022 Margus Morrison Margus Morrison was a school bus aide, father of six. 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.