91 January 30, 1998 Escape the Box Stories of people trying to escape the box of their own lives, and create new lives. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Ignatius McCarthy Act One An American Girl Turns 18 ByIra Glass Sylvia's parents are immigrants who want her to be a traditional girl. (17 minutes) Act Two 33 Million Dollar Box ByAlex Blumberg Barry Miller, a Cincinnati millionaire who robbed a bank — and was caught. Alex Blumberg reports. (13 minutes) Act Three The Feeling You Want, And The Feeling You Get ByDavid Cale David Cale's Lillian. Mild sexual content in this story. (26 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 419: Petty Tyrant Nov. 12, 2010 Act Two Sarah Koenig's story continues. 231: Time to Save the World Feb. 7, 2003 Act One: The Rundown The story of one girl's mission to bring people together everywhere by eliminating small talk forever. This American Life producer Starlee Kine has been going around lecturing audiences on the subject. 119: Lockup Jan. 8, 1999 Act Five: Color Bar Former South African political prisoner Breyten Breytenbach, on how prison changes all your perceptions in ways that last after you've been released. Staff RecommendationsView all 354 Apr. 18, 2008 Mistakes Were Made Freezing dead people so scientists can reanimate them in the future is a lot harder than it sounds. 589 June 17, 2016 Tell Me I’m Fat Maybe it’s time to rethink the way we see being fat.