743 July 30, 2021 Don't You Be My Neighbor Bad neighbors. What can you do about them? Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Matt Chase Prologue Prologue ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass talks to Eyal Levin, who says his neighbor has been propagating a lie for years about one of the most contentious issues in New York: street parking. (10 minutes) Act One Home, Home Near the Range ByMike Giglio A stranger moves to Pawlet, Vermont. At first, his neighbors aren’t sure exactly what to make of him. And then, the problems start. Reporter Mike Giglio tells the story. (23 minutes) Act Two Fear Thy Neighbor ByMike Giglio Reporter Mike Giglio tries to answer the question: Just how much should the residents of Pawlet fear their new neighbor? (21 minutes) Song:“Neighbors” by Lucius & “Bad Neighbor” by Kora (radio only) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 67: Your Dream, My Nightmare June 27, 1997 Act Three: Motion Jay Allison on people moving into their dream neighborhoods, and their new neighbors' reactions. 81: Guns Oct. 24, 1997 Act Five: Straw Man Chicago writer Tori Marlan with a man who sold guns to criminals for two years, and what he makes of the experience. 578: I Thought I Knew You Jan. 29, 2016 Act Three: A Light From the Other Side Robert had a bad reputation as a kid who didn't do his schoolwork and had little respect for adults. Staff RecommendationsView all 443 Aug. 12, 2011 Amusement Park We head to some of the happiest places on earth: amusement parks! 339 Aug. 24, 2007 Break-Up Starlee Kine tries to write the perfect break-up song with some help from Phil Collins.