Marketplace for Tuesday, June 4, 2013
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That ad said what? Today, we look at the rise of swearing in advertisements, despite FCC fines. Why are those four-letter words worth it? Also, a profile of a patent troll. You may be surprised to hear that some of America's biggest companies are part of the crowd. Plus, over 500 Zynga employees were let go yesterday as the mobile gaming company struggles. Don't worry, recruiters are already on the prowl.
Posted In: Alabama, bankruptcy, Muni Bonds
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Posted In: photography, journalism, Chicago, newspapers
He won a in Pulitzer in 1982, but didn't stop there. Chicago's legendary photojournalist John H. White reflects on the power of pictures days after he was laid off along with the Sun-Times' entire photo department.