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  1. 38. Simulated Worlds

    Simulated worlds, Civil war reenactments, wax museums, simulated coal mines, fake ethnic restaurants, an ersatz Medieval castle and other re-created worlds that thrive all across America.

    Aired 10.11.96

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  2. 37. The Job That Takes Over Your Life

    Radio producer Scott Carrier quit his job at a low moment in his life. His wife left him and took the kids. And he got a job interviewing schizophrenics for some medical researchers. After doing it for a while, he began to wonder if e was schizophrenic himself. And more stories.

    Aired 09.27.96.

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  3. 36. Letters

    Host Ira Glass and playwright David Hauptschein took out advertisements in Chicago inviting people to come to a small theatre with letters they’ve received, sent, or found.

    Aired 09.20.96

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  4. 35. Fall Clearance Sale

    Evocative, funny, emotional stories collected over the last few months that haven’t got into any of our regular "theme" shows.

    Aired 09.06.96

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  5. 34. Democratic Convention

    Unusual stories from the 1996 Democratic Convention in Chicago, with scenes and moments not documented elsewhere.

    Aired 08.30.96

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  6. 33. A Night At The Weiner Circle

    Host Ira Glass spent a Saturday night - from 9pm to dawn the next morning - at one of the most frenetic, joyous, efficient, angry, boisterous hot dog stands in the nation: Chicago’s own Weiner Circle.

    Aired 08.23.96

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  7. 32. Republican Convention

    Unusual stories about the day to day life at the Republican Convention.

    Aired 08.16.96

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  8. 31. When You Talk About Music

    Stories of people whose lives are transformed by music.

    Aired 08.09.96

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  9. 30. Obsession

    Stories of obsession and compulsion. What happens when a little idea starts to control you.

    Aired 07.26.96

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  10. 29. Bob Dole

    Unusual perspectives on the presumptive Republican nominee.

    Airdate: 07.19.96

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