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Marketplace for Thursday, October 14, 2010

Marketplace for Thursday, October 14, 2010

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What is Google's Price Index?

20101014 google price index

The Yankees' monopoly in baseball

Nick Swisher #33 (R) of the New York Yankees celebrates with Alex Rodriguez #13 after Swisher scored on a solo home run in the bottom of the seventh inning against the Minnesota Twins during Game Three of the ALDS part of the 2010 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on October 9, 2010 in the Bronx borough of New York City.
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An Indian Muslim bride adjusts her veil as she waits for the start of a mass wedding in Ahmedabad on March 21, 2010. Some 201 Muslim couples participated in a mass wedding organised by The Gujarat Sarvajanik Welfare Trust.

How do we measure standards of living?

Janie's Cafe in Longmont, Colo. Boulder County is thought to be an affluent area, but the concerns at this coffee shop were crime, jobs and education.
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Whims Of Chambers
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