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with Kai Ryssdal

Marketplace for Friday, Aug. 8, 2008

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General Mills introduced Dunk-A-Balls cereal in 1994 under the Wheaties name. The cereal, with basketball-shaped puffs that encouraged kids to play with their food, wasn't the slam dunk General Mills hoped for.
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A customer browses the fruit and vegetable section at Safeway's "Lifestyle" store in Livermore, Calif.
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