96 March 13, 1998 Pinned by History People who left their private lives and were seized by some huge historical moment. Download Share a clip Transcript elinar Prologue ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass with Jan Tomare, who spent three years in the Auschwitz concentration camp. (4 minutes) Act One Book Of Job ByScott Carrier Reporter Scott Carrier does a story about Harvey "Job" Matusow. (38 minutes) Act Two God Of War ByScott Carrier In Vietnam, Jeffrey Harris, with one year of grad school, judged which soldiers stayed and which went home. (15 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 139: Ghosts of Elections Past Sept. 3, 1999 Act One: Upside Down World A campaign diary from writer Michael Lewis from four years ago, about a politician you've heard a lot about: John McCain...and the story of a moment when the opposite of normal politics became normal politics. 37: The Job That Takes Over Your Life Sept. 27, 1996 Act Three: The Port Chicago 50 The story of the worst stateside disaster during World War II, at Port Chicago, an ammunition dump for the navy just north of San Francisco. 123: High Cost of Living Feb. 26, 1999 Act One: How To Avoid The Everyday Irritations Of Everyday Life Jack Hitt tells the story of Charlene Riling, who nearly died, and who explains how life near to death can be better than everyday life. Staff RecommendationsView all 241 July 11, 2003 20 Acts in 60 Minutes All kinds of little stories that we ordinarily can't use on the radio show because they are just too short. 550 Mar. 13, 2015 Three Miles What happens when of a group of public school students in the Bronx goes to visit an elite private school three miles away.