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Playlist: Addicted to oil

Matt Berger Jul 28, 2010

Posted by Millie Jefferson

For Marketplace, Wednesday, July 28, 2010

On today’s show we investigate just how much responsibility oil companies should take in an oil spill? But it’s not all about them. We also discuss if you and I are responsible. Do we have an addiction to oil or is this just a way of life? Also hear from commentator Robert Reich who talks about why higher corporate profits doesn’t mean more jobs. And these are the songs we played:



  • Driveway to Driveway – Two Dollar PistolsBuy
  • Keep on Looking – Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings Buy
  • Come And Play In The Milky Night – Stereolab Buy
  • Don’t Get Around Much Anymore – Willie Nelson Buy
  • Faithful – Anwarrior Buy
  • Idiotental – Guz Buy
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