This American Life en 478: Red State Blue State <p>Politics have divided our country to the extent that the two sides not only disagree on the solutions to the country’s problems, they represent two different realities. This week we hear from people who are intimately familiar with this rift. They’ve lost friends. They’ve become estranged from family. They've watched civility cede to skirmishes. Our political civil war and its consequences: a special pre-election episode.</p><p><strong>Prologue</strong></p> Sat, 03 Nov 2012 19:43:39 +0000 Ira Glass & Lisa Pollak & Sarah Koenig 16137 at 478: Red State Blue State