662 November 16, 2018 Where There Is a Will Stories of people who believe there is always a way. And also those who don’t. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Imagno/Getty Images Prologue Prologue ByIra GlassEtgar Keret Host Ira Glass talks with Etgar Keret who tells the story of how his mother convinced an army general to send her son home for a day in the middle of a war. (7 minutes) Act One When Cooperation Doesn’t Get You What You Want ByZoe Chace As a teenager he saw himself as an historical figure, then that ended up becoming true. Producer Zoe Chace tells the story of Newt Gingrich, the man who either reinvented politics or broke it. (34 minutes) Act Two Life Is a Coin With One Side ByDavid Kestenbaum Producer David Kestenbaum took issue with the entire premise of today’s show, and explains why. (14 minutes) Song:“I Will” by Art Garfunkel Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 19: Rich Guys Apr. 12, 1996 Act Three: Another Mixed Legacy The late Ron Brown, the former U.S. 88: Numbers Jan. 2, 1998 Act One: Corporate Culture D. 383: Origin Story (2009) June 19, 2009 Act Two: The Secret Life Of Secrets Ira tells the story of the 1953 U.S. Staff RecommendationsView all 443 Aug. 12, 2011 Amusement Park We head to some of the happiest places on earth: amusement parks! 192 Aug. 31, 2001 Meet the Pros The story of one man's journey from obscurity to international professional celebrity.