Full episode 683: Beer Summit Prologue Prologue Share a clip Transcript Ira and producer Robyn Semien go behind the scenes with some of the Obama staffers to hear what it felt like in the days leading up to the infamous Beer Summit of 2009. (9 minutes) ByIra GlassRobyn Semien More in PoliticsView all 781: Watching the Watchers Oct. 7, 2022 Act One: Magazona Washington Post reporter, Isaac Arnsdorf, and producer, Zoe Chace, continue the story about the takeover of the Republican party. 776: I Work Better on Deadline July 29, 2022 Act One: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Quorum Reporter Sarah Gibson tells the story of a huge political divide in the tiny town of Croydon, NH – population 800. 773: The Longest Distance Between Two Points June 17, 2022 Act One: Voter...Reformed A man in Mississippi tries to get his right to vote back. More by Ira GlassView all 781: Watching the Watchers Oct. 7, 2022 Act Two: I’ll Be Watching You A group of 6th grade boys are bothered by their teacher’s behavior. 777: Name. Age. Detail. Aug. 12, 2022 Margus Morrison Margus Morrison was a school bus aide, father of six. 774: The Pink House at the Center of the World July 1, 2022 Act Four: Next Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughtout the country.