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PODCAST: Pirates off the coast of West Africa

Nov 20, 2014
Inflation misleads, a new Senate report, and pirates off the coast of West Africa

Designers gave us the Doublemint twins – and much more

Nov 19, 2014
Husband-and-wife team of Dorothy and Otis Shepard left a lasting mark on 20th-century design.
Posted In: Chicago Cubs, Chicago, Wrigley, design

PODCAST: I want a pony!

Nov 19, 2014
A big payoff for a foundation, cruises take to social media, and how to buy a pony.

PODCAST: Taxing marijuana

Nov 18, 2014
A surprise uptick, Apple and Samsung make nice, and Oregon taxes on marijuana.

Aasif Mandvi's cross-cultural journey

Nov 17, 2014
"The Daily Show" correspondent talks about his new essay collection "No Land's Man."
Posted In: The Daily Show, humor, essays

PODCAST: Japan's surprise recession

Nov 17, 2014
Japan's surprise recession, and a conversation with Omer Gokcekus.

Balancing work and life in 4 quadrants

Nov 14, 2014
The whole work/life balance question.
Posted In: work-life balance
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PODCAST: Phoneless phone tapping

Nov 14, 2014
Phones, cars and golf.

PODCAST: Movies become child's play

Nov 13, 2014
Cheap gas, Hasbro gets into movies, and the history of currency.

PODCAST: Black Friday takes a whole week

Nov 12, 2014
Downbeat markets in the UK, China and the U.S. reach agreement, and Black Friday gets longer
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