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Marketplace for Thursday, March 25, 2010

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Marketplace for Thursday, March 25, 2010

Putting a new spin on retro

Marketers are always trying to keep up with the changing times. And these days, what's retro is getting an update. Jeremy Hobson reports.
Posted In: Entertainment

Tracing the impact of roads

Author Ted Conover talks with Kai Ryssdal about his new book, "The Routes of Man," and how roads are changing the world.
Posted In: Books

Will overhaul lead to doctor shortage?

Texas Tech University's medical school says it will start offering a three-year degree program for primary care doctors because it's anticipating a doctor shortage. And it may get worse as the overhaul is implemented. Nancy Marshall Genzer reports.
Posted In: Health

No advertising love for single women

An increasing number of women are single --- getting married later, not at all, or single later in life. So why aren't more advertisements directed their way? Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.

iPad ads may give publications a boost

The iPad will soon go on sale, and newspapers and magazines have been selling ads for the sleek little gadget like it's 1999. Stacey Vanek-Smith reports.

A new normal for the stock market

The S&P 500's just a couple percentage points shy of where it was back in July 2006. So is the stock market now back to where it was during more "normal times?" Bob Moon reports.
Posted In: Wall Street

Recession aids in Social Security losses

The Congressional Budget Office says this year Social Security will start paying out more than it's bringing in from payroll taxes, at least five years sooner than was expected. Alisa Roth reports.

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Tthhee Ppaarrttyy
Justice
Roof Rack
Cornershop
Shifty Drifty
Tristeza
Behind the Mountains
Japancakes
Vogue
Madonna