63 May 9, 1997 One Thing People whose lives are organized around one thing. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Diego Sevilla Prologue ByIra Glass Ira talks with a gang kid who turned to Jesus with the same ferocity and dedication with which he served his old street gang. (5 minutes) Act One Life Without Leanne ByLarry Doyle A story by Larry Doyle. (10 minutes) Act Two Inescapable Logic ByBeau O'Reilly Beau O'Reilly tells the story of a man who tried to run for President as a utopian nudist. (24 minutes) Act Three More Than One Thing ByPaul Tough How journalist Philip Weiss came to agree with some Clinton conspiracy theorists but not to follow their cause. With Paul Tough. (10 minutes) Act Four Quitting Quitting ByIra Glass This American Life gets a return visit from Evan Harris, the woman who used to believe that quitting was the one thing at the heart of all human existence. (8 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 571: The Heart Wants What It Wants Oct. 30, 2015 Act Three: Unbreak My Heart Julia Lillis talks to Ira about the huge, romantic move she made after a break up, and how it was both crazy and worth doing. 170: Immigration Oct. 13, 2000 Act Three: Man Without A Country What happens if the immigration service wants to deport you, but the country you came from won't take you back? Under current law, usually, you stay in jail...indefinitely. 717: Audience of One Sept. 11, 2020 Act Two: Late Registration Political documentaries aren’t for everyone. Staff RecommendationsView all 472 Aug. 17, 2012 Our Friend David Favorite stories by our longtime contributor and friend David Rakoff. 589 June 17, 2016 Tell Me I’m Fat Maybe it’s time to rethink the way we see being fat.