This week on This American Life: Sandy moves out of the city, wanting a life away from other people. The guide for their new life is their Uncle Bob. He was in and out of institutions, diagnosed with schizophrenia, until finally deciding to live in isolation in the desert...where he thrived. The upside to being alone this week, on This American Life.
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