The recording doesn’t lie.
Ed Herbstman as Ben
Tami Sagher as Erica
Libby George as Mom
Christian Paluck as the Bartender
Produced by Jonathan Mitchell
Written by Jonathan Mitchell, Ed Herbstman, and Melanie Hoopes
Special thanks: Ira Glass, Peter Clowney, Kerrie Hillman, Lisa Pollack, Jonathan Menjivar, and Chris Bannon. Recorded at WNYC, Magnet Theater, and on location in New York City
Originally produced for This American Life.