89 January 9, 1998 Sibling Rivalry Stories about people who are destined to fight: brothers and sisters. Download Share a clip Transcript Tony the Misfit Prologue ByIra Glass Two quick real life fables about the power of sibling rivalry. (2 minutes) Act One He Is Heavy, He's My Brother ByIra Glass True tales of sibling cruelty. (4 minutes) Act Two Drama Of The Gifted Child's Sister BySandra Loh Tamar Brott, on growing up with two music prodigies, and Sandra Tsing Loh's sister Kaitlin, a ballet prodigy. (20 minutes) Act Three Destiny ByIra GlassDeb Monroe Deb Monroe's two daughters as they fight. (6 minutes) Act Four Fraternity Is Destiny ByDonald Antrim Writer Donald Antrim's The Hundred Brothers, and the question: What happens when we grow up? (24 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 305: The This American Life Holiday Spectacular Dec. 23, 2005 Act Six: What Would Joseph Do? Jonathan Goldstein retells the classic Christmas story, trying to understand what exactly goes through the mind of a man about to become surrogate father to The Lord. 264: Special Treatment May 7, 2004 Act Three: Mommie's Psychic Helper When Aimee Phan and her brother were babies, her mother had horoscopes predicting their futures made and put on tape. 177: American Limbo Feb. 9, 2001 Act Three: It's Julie Andrews' World, Sylvia Just Lives In It Sylvia becomes the first person in her Mexican-American family to go away to college, at a predominantly white school in upstate New York. Staff RecommendationsView all 504 Sept. 6, 2013 How I Got Into College How a stolen library book got one man into his dream school and changed his life forever. Or at least that's the story he tells himself. 206 Mar. 1, 2002 Somewhere in the Arabian Sea Life aboard an aircraft carrier stationed in the Arabian Sea supporting bombing missions over Afghanistan.