Prior to working as a staff reporter at Marketplace David freelanced for Marketplace from New Orleans and St. Louis. Prior to that he worked odd jobs in Seattle, Alaska, Mexico and New York. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and dog.
Posted In: green jobs, job training, CALCTP
Ambitious goals for energy conservation are turning blue collar jobs "green"
Posted In: Restoration Hardware, catalogs
It's either a catalog, a megalog, or a brick.
Posted In: ACA, Latino community, health insurance, Sylvia Burwell
A look at the importance of the Affordable Care Act's outreach to Latinos.
Posted In: conde nast, magazines, Education, publishing, News
Conde Nast is working with universities to create accredited certificate programs.
Posted In: mortage, housing crisis
HELOCs, a form of second mortgage, are waking up from hibernation. And they're hungry.
Posted In: Google, driverless cars
With Google's new self-guided car, will people even need to know how to drive?
Posted In: Ragu, Food, tomato sauce
Ragu was heavily advertised in the '60s, bringing red sauce to Americans at large.
Posted In: manufacturing, motorcycles, New Orleans, art
Funded by a patronage-type system modeled on, well, history.
Posted In: motorcycles, manufacturing, art
In New Orleans, an experiment in funding, manufacturing and art.
Posted In: net neutrality, fcc, Internet, netflix
As FCC debates net neutrality, remember: Netflix already pays for its bandwidth.