647 May 25, 2018 LaDonna A security guard at the airport notices something going wrong on the tarmac, and takes it upon herself to fix it. It’s way harder than she expects. Download Share a clip Transcript Matt Chase Note: The internet version of this episode contains un-beeped curse words. BEEPED VERSION. Prologue LaDonna Powell starts her new job out on the tarmac at the airport. (7 minutes) Act One The Old Guard ByChana Joffe-Walt LaDonna sets out to understand how this place is run. (23 minutes) Act Two The New Guard ByChana Joffe-Walt LaDonna sets out to transform the way this place is run. (25 minutes) Song:“Security” by Etta James Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 594: My Summer Self Aug. 12, 2016 Act One: Grapes of Wrath Producer Dana Chivvis explores the case of a 66-year-old working lifeguard who is suing New York State for age discrimination after refusing to wear a Speedo on the job. 604: 20 Years Later Dec. 9, 2016 Act One Samantha Broun interviews her mom about surviving a brutal attack by Reginald McFadden 20 years ago, and sets out to interview friends, family and policymakers about how that attack changed Pennsylvania law regarding life sentences at the time. 589: Tell Me I’m Fat June 17, 2016 Act Five: An Immodest Proposal We close the show with one more excerpt from Lindy West’s book, Shrill. 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! 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.