Full episode 729: Making the Cut Act One God Committee Share a clip Transcript ByLilly Sullivan People given the difficult task of deciding who lives and who dies. (20 minutes) More in Health and Health CareView all 757: The Ghost in the Machine Dec. 31, 2021 Act Two: Father of Invention There’s a machine lots of us encounter as a big impersonal, mechanical apparatus, that has a ghost in it. 735: Bloody Feelings Apr. 9, 2021 Act One: Started From Phle-Bottom, Now We’re Here When Adele wrote into our show last summer, she described herself as “the worst phlebotomist in the whole hospital.” Producer Diane Wu couldn’t resist calling her up to find out exactly what she meant by that. 735: Bloody Feelings Apr. 9, 2021 Act Four: There’s No ‘Us’ in Uterus. Oh, Wait... When Neena Pathak found out she had a fibroid, it didn’t seem so bad. More by Lilly SullivanView all 772: The Kids' Table June 3, 2022 Act One: Magically Malicious Lilly Sullivan tells the story of an elementary school “movie day” that went horribly wrong for many of the kids. (20 minutes) 739: Sisters June 11, 2021 Act Two: Megan and Sybil The first act of our show was about someone who has spent decades trying to close the gap with her sister because they were apart until she was eight years old. 731: What Lies Beneath Feb. 12, 2021 Act Two: Penny for Your Non-Thoughts? For years, producer Lilly Sullivan has wondered what goes on beneath the surface in the mind of one of her good friends and co-workers, Diane.