679 July 12, 2019 Save the Girl People go on missions to save young girls from danger. But sometimes they get so caught up in the mission that it overshadows the girl herself. Download Share a clip Transcript @adellacosplay Prologue Prologue ByIra GlassLina Misitzis Lina Misitzis tells Ira Glass about this one video game character from the 90s who consistently brings men to tears. (10 minutes) Act One My Very Unhappy Birthday ByNadia Reiman Nadia Reiman looks into the case of a girl the U.S. government is determined to save, even though she doesn’t want them to. (25 minutes) Read more about Jackie Stevens' work on age assessments. Act Two Frida Be You and Me ByAviva DeKornfeld A whole country gets obsessed with rescuing a missing girl. Aviva DeKornfeld tells what happens. (22 minutes) Song:“To the Rescue” by Little Jackie Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 621: Fear and Loathing in Homer and Rockville July 21, 2017 Act One: Fear Brian Reed continues his story about the town of Homer, Alaska. 400: Stories Pitched by Our Parents Feb. 12, 2010 Act Six: Jane's Dad's Story Harry Brakeman University. 519: Dead Men Tell No Tales Mar. 7, 2014 Act Three Susan lays out her theory of what the truth is in this case. Staff RecommendationsView all 419 Nov. 12, 2010 Petty Tyrant The rise and fall of a school maintenance man in Schenectady, New York who terrorized his staff and got away with it for decades. 110 Sept. 4, 1998 Mapping The world redrawn by the five senses.