Full episode 762: Apocalypse Creep Prologue Prologue Share a clip Transcript ByIra Glass Ira talks with a radio announcer in Truckee, California, about the increasingly alarming content of his fishing reports. (10 minutes) More in EnvironmentView all 762: Apocalypse Creep Feb. 11, 2022 Act One: Apocalypse Now-ish Producer Alix Spiegel reports on the city of Pacifica, California. 628: In the Shadow of the City Oct. 13, 2017 Act Three: Yes, In My Backyard The story of the government cracking down on smokestack emissions at a city factory—even though the residents like the emissions. 495: Hot In My Backyard May 17, 2013 Act Two: The Right Man for the Job Producer Ben Calhoun tells the story of a former Congressional Representative from South Carolina, Bob Inglis. More by Ira GlassView all 774: The Pink House at the Center of the World July 1, 2022 Act Four: Next Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughtout the country. 765: Off Course Mar. 18, 2022 Act One: The Audition Ira’s story of Yibin Li continues. 763: The Other Mr. President Feb. 25, 2022 Act Three: Maybe Pay Attention To The Man Behind The Curtain Disinformation and propaganda works differently in Putin’s Russia than it did during the Soviet Union.