662 November 16, 2018 Where There Is a Will Stories of people who believe there is always a way. And also those who don’t. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Imagno/Getty Images Prologue Prologue Host Ira Glass talks with Etgar Keret who tells the story of how his mother convinced an army general to send her son home for a day in the middle of a war. (7 minutes) ByIra GlassEtgar Keret Act One When Cooperation Doesn’t Get You What You Want As a teenager he saw himself as an historical figure, then that ended up becoming true. Producer Zoe Chace tells the story of Newt Gingrich, the man who either reinvented politics or broke it. (34 minutes) ByZoe Chace Act Two Life Is a Coin With One Side Producer David Kestenbaum took issue with the entire premise of today’s show, and explains why. (14 minutes) ByDavid Kestenbaum Song:“I Will” by Art Garfunkel Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 237: Regime Change Apr. 18, 2003 Act Two: Or Give Me Death The story of a band of libertarians with a plan to take over a state. 293: A Little Bit of Knowledge July 22, 2005 Act Three: Sucker Mc-squared Bob Berenz had a good job as an electrician. 538: Is This Working? Oct. 17, 2014 Act Three: The Talking Cure We spend a semester in a public school in New York City called Lyons Community School. Staff RecommendationsView all 77 Sept. 26, 1997 Pray Can the secular world and the religious world understand each other? 465 May 25, 2012 What Happened at Dos Erres A Guatemalan immigrant living near Boston gets a phone call with some very strange news about his past.