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with Kai Ryssdal

Marketplace for Monday, Nov. 12, 2007

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Kuwait's acting oil minister Mohammad al-Olaim walks with Saudi oil minister Ali al-Nuaimi at Kuwait International Airport in Kuwait City.
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'Superfund' won't save the day

Signs for Bank of America, Citibank, and JP Morgan Chase.
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Crisco: A marketing revolution

Sarah Garder's mother prepares a pie crust in her kitchen. Why Crisco? "Because I like it, because it's all vegetable, and it's really better for your health, I think."
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An odd collision of cultures and marketing: A "green" Santa greets childen at a promotional event for an eco-freindly line of home appliances in Japan -- where Christmas, while not a traditional holiday, has become a shopping and gift-giving event.
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