Marketplace Weekend for Friday, August 15, 2014

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This weekend, Lizzie O'Leary speaks with Anjili Raval from FT about the uneven housing recovery in the U.S. We hear from your stories of health care and give the Affordable Care Act a checkup with Chad Terhune of the LA Times. Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson lends his voice acting skills to crowd-sourced errand website Fiverr. Will Grant from the BBC tells us the story of Las Patronas, a group of Mexican women helping migrants. What's next for the NCAA antitrust lawsuit? We put it in context. Band Future Islands learns to let go of their D-I-Y playbook. And Marketplace's Stacey Vanek Smith and author Zac Bissonnette join Lizzie for brunch.

My money story: Synthpop band Future Islands

Future Islands and the art of letting go.
Posted In: my money story, Music, band, DIY, Taxes

The NCAA lawsuit in context

The NCAA lost a lawsuit in its battle over collegiate athlete likenesses. What does that mean?
Posted In: NCAA, college, antitrust, Sports, News

'Las Patronas' and the journey north

A group of Mexican women, "Las Patronas," are helping migrants on their journey north.
Posted In: migrants, Immigration, Mexico, News

Weekend Brunch: Amazon v. Hachette, Axe, and Candy Crush

Zac Bissonnette and Marketplace's Stacey Vanek Smith wrap up the week's news.
Posted In: brunch, Amazon, Axe, marketing, Candy Crush, freemium, Opinion

US housing recovery still uneven

The standard playbook for an economic recovery often means you get the housing market going again. Anjili Raval from FT says we're not quite there yet.
Posted In: Housing, real estate, income inequality, News

Music from this show

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Orchids
Monster Rally
One Note Samba
Stan Getz
Mimosa (2005 Digital Remaster)
Herbie Hancock
War Zone
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.
Albatross
Fleetwood Mac
Social Insecurity
Oddisee
Hours
Freddie Joachim
Where I Found You
Future Islands
Balance
Future Islands
Spirit
Future Islands
Seasons (Waiting On You)
Future Islands