6 December 22, 1995 Christmas Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Transcript Chris Jones Prologue A Christmas radio play by David Sedaris and the Pinetree Gang. (28 minutes) ByThe Pinetree GangIra GlassDavid Sedaris Act One Act One A Christmas tree story by Chicago playwright/musician Beau O'Reilly. (14 minutes) ByBeau O'Reilly Act Two Act Two A story about Christmas at Juvenile Court by Chicago novelist/editor Reginald Gibbons. (10 minutes) ByReginald GibbonsIra Glass Act Three Act Three Peter Clowney reports on Christmas at the Faith Tabernacle Baptist Church. Music from Faith Tabernacle Baptist Church all through the hour. (9 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 124: Welcome to America Mar. 19, 1999 Act One: What Do Arnold Schwarzenegger And Sigmund Freud Have In Common? Because of a shortage of math and science teachers, New York City decided to import instructors from Austria. 576: Say Yes To Christmas Dec. 25, 2015 Act Two: Oily Potter and The Gobble of Fire Producer Stephanie Foo fell hard for a new holiday tradition this year – Turkey Fryer PSAs created by fire departments across the country. 43: Faustian Bargains Nov. 22, 1996 Act Three: Voyager Alix Spiegel tells the story of her friend Jayna, who made a Faustian bargain at 11 years old. Staff RecommendationsView all 490 Mar. 22, 2013 Trends With Benefits The startling rise of the number of people on disability in America. 419 Nov. 12, 2010 Petty Tyrant The rise and fall of a school maintenance man in Schenectady, New York who terrorized his staff and got away with it for decades.