39 October 25, 1996 Halloween This week: A show for Halloween. Stories of things that are supposed to be scary, but aren't. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Steve Chasmar Prologue ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass talks to people who gather every week to watch the TV show Dark Shadows. (1 minute) Act One Dark Shadows ByIra Glass Ira continues his story. (10 minutes) Act Two Scientists in a Haunted House ByIra Glass An excerpt from Your Radio is Haunted. (6 minutes) Act Three Vampire Girl ByIra Glass An interview with Vampire Girl. (6 minutes) Act Four The Evil Within ByJulie Showalter Julie Showalter, on a costume she wore as a kid. (11 minutes) Act Five Gang Girl ByIra Glass Gang Girl, on a body they thought was fake that turned out to be real. (10 minutes) Act Six Screams ByGregory Whitehead Greg Whitehead, with screams from the This American Life audience. (7 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 422: Comedians of Christmas Comedy Special Dec. 17, 2010 Act Five: The Fight Before Christmas Stand-up comedian Julian McCullough tells this story about heading to someone else's home for the holidays. 324: My Brilliant Plan Jan. 26, 2007 Act One: Mr. Adam's Neighborhood Radio reporter Adam Davidson went to Iraq to report on the war. 272: Big Tent Sept. 10, 2004 Act Four: It's My Party One of the most civil conversations you'll ever hear between GOP members on opposite sides of the party's culture war. 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! 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.