Full episode 123: High Cost of Living Act One How To Avoid The Everyday Irritations Of Everyday Life Share a clip ByJack Hitt 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. (21 minutes) Song:“California” by Quasi More in DeathView all 673: Left Behind Apr. 19, 2019 Act Three: The Book of Death Is Long and Boring Where do we go when we die? Producer David Kestenbaum learns that the answer's pretty bureaucratic. 646: The Secret of My Death May 18, 2018 Act Two: Commento Mori There’s a problem with having a Facebook account after you’re dead that you’ve never, ever, ever thought about. 646: The Secret of My Death May 18, 2018 Act Three: Funeral for a Stranger A guy goes to a funeral for someone he doesn’t know at all, and has to piece together everything about him. More by Jack HittView all 549: Amateur Hour Feb. 27, 2015 Act One: Theater of War Fort Bragg army base was suffering a number of unnecessary deaths — so they decided to attempt to save soldiers’ lives through the art of musical theater. 510: Fiasco! Nov. 1, 2013 Act One: Opening Night Jack Hitt's Peter Pan story continues. 500: 500! July 12, 2013 Act Two Several producers talked about the first stories they ever heard on the show, before they worked here.