Full episode 579: My Damn Mind Act One When Your Hospital-Borne Infection Is a Bullet Share a clip ByIra Glass We tell the story of that patient, Alan Pean, and how his delusions lead him to a situation that's just as strange as the worst thoughts his mind is cooking up. This story is a collaboration with the New York Times. (40 minutes) Song:“No Time for Dreaming” by Menahan Street Band More in Mental HealthView all 731: What Lies Beneath Feb. 12, 2021 Act Four: Boiling Under Lots of things go unspoken between family members, sometimes for years. 682: Ten Sessions Aug. 23, 2019 Act One: Week One Jaime Lowe begins CPT. 682: Ten Sessions Aug. 23, 2019 Act Two: Week Two After a difficult first week in therapy, Jaime starts to see progress. (21 minutes) More by Ira GlassView all 731: What Lies Beneath Feb. 12, 2021 Act Four: Boiling Under Lots of things go unspoken between family members, sometimes for years. 730: The Empty Chair Jan. 22, 2021 Act Three: There’s a German Word for That Ira Glass talks to journalist Jochen Bittner about a political lie from 1920s Germany and the lessons it holds for 2020s America. 728: Lights, Camera, Christmas! Dec. 25, 2020 Act Two: Deer in the Footlights Ira talks with Connie Rex about the deer she and her sisters kidnapped and ended up putting into their school’s Christmas pageant in Woodruff, Utah, in a starring role.