400: Stories Pitched by Our Parents
Jane's Dad's Story
Harry Brakeman University. (16 minutes.)
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Act Two: Game of Phones
Over the last few years, producer Chana Joffe-Walt has been checking in with someone who wears the mantle of being “it” well.
Act One: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Quorum
Reporter Sarah Gibson tells the story of a huge political divide in the tiny town of Croydon, NH – population 800.
Act Two: The Case of The Vanishing Sixth Grader
The pandemic moved lots of families around, and many children simply vanished from school, in person, and online.
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Act Two: Great Adventures
We asked for your stories about amusement parks.
Act Three: Mission: Impossible
Producer Jane Feltes spends a day with two young Mormons, on mission to possibly the least receptive environment they could find...the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Act One: Wall Street: Money Never Weeps
Ira with Planet Money economics correspondent Adam Davidson on why—even after everything President Obama has done to save Wall Street, actions which have led to record profits and bonuses—Wall Street seems ungrateful.