- George Plimpton escorts an auction winner through the legendary bar and restaurant Elaine's on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.
- Lewis Lapham (pictured) is a rookie reporter in San Francisco when he is tasked with notifying a young woman of her husband's untimely death.
- Jose Torres, World Boxing Light Heavyweight, discovers how to harness his fears.
- Christopher Hitchens is traveling through a small village in Ceylon when his car hits a villager.
Hosted by George Dawes Green, founder of The Moth.
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Photo: David Polenberg