Full episode 133: Sales Prologue Share a clip ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass lays out the premise of this week's show. (2 minutes) More in BusinessView all 681: Escape From the Lab Aug. 16, 2019 Act Two: Two Times a Lady An inventor designs a robotic device that creates a dilemma for the administrators and judges of a major electronics trade show. 569: Put a Bow on It Oct. 9, 2015 Act One: The Room Where It Happens Producer Zoe Chace gets into the room that Ira has been wondering about. 569: Put a Bow on It Oct. 9, 2015 Act Three: Drivers Wanted. Really Really Wanted. As we were putting together this week's show, we thought back to the guy in Act One who was in charge of marketing when Jack in the Box went through an E. More by Ira GlassView all 737: The Daily May 14, 2021 Act Four: Here’s What Else You Need To Know Today Host Ira Glass with the last piece in today’s show, inspired by the New York Times podcast, The Daily. (3 minutes) 734: The Campus Tour Has Been Cancelled Mar. 19, 2021 Act One Reporter Paul Tough and Host Ira Glass look at the biggest change in admissions this year: colleges no longer requiring the SATs. 731: What Lies Beneath Feb. 12, 2021 Act Four: Boiling Under Lots of things go unspoken between family members, sometimes for years.