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Marketplace for Tuesday, July 7, 2009

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Marketplace for Tuesday, July 7, 2009

A concert with that Doritos bag

Late Night Doritos chips are not only good for a snack, but also a free online concert. Mitchell Hartman explains.
Posted In: Entertainment, Food

The economics behind Xinjiang unrest

Marketplace's Shanghai Bureau Chief Scott Tong talks with Kai Ryssdal about the economic factors that have contributed to ethnic clashes in Xinjiang, China.

New Xbox game features commercials

Microsoft just released a new game for its Xbox that's based on an old TV game show, which means there are prizes to be won and commercials to be endured. Sally Herships reports.
Posted In: Entertainment

Vendors try to cash in at MJ memorial

Fans around the world celebrated the life of Michael Jackson at his memorial service in Los Angeles, and vendors were there in full force. Kai Ryssdal visits with fans and sellers at Staples Center.

Auto woes filter down to suppliers

Auto parts maker Lear has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, and more suppliers are expected to follow suit. But Alisa Roth reports things could be a lot worse.
Posted In: Auto

Will hospital deal really materialize?

Reports say three major hospital associations have agreed to a voluntary deal to trim $155 billion from the government's health care bills over the next decade. But some are concerned it might not happen. Steve Henn reports.
Posted In: Health

Does Google always do good?

Google is famously known for its motto, "Don't be evil." In an interview with Kai Ryssdal at the Aspen Ideas Festival, CEO Eric Schmidt talks about whether the company's presence in so many people's lives is always a good thing.

Music from this show

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Rock with You (Single Version)
Michael Jackson
Hairy Candy
Tobacco
In The Morning (Hot Chip Remix)
Junior Boys