Posted by Millie Jefferson

For Marketplace, Friday, July 30, 2010

"We have a very distorted economy," former Fed chairman Alan Greenspan said in a Sunday interview on NBC's Meet the Press. Banks and corporations are in excellent shape. Small businesses and the working class? Not so much.

Also on the show: President Barack Obama gives a speech in Atlanta to disabled veterans about troop withdrawals; The price of pork skyrockets, which means you're paying more for your next BLT; An in-depth look at the booming business of online comment moderation; Another soundtrack in our music series: Road Warriors. And these are the songs we played on the show:

  • Touch Too Much (Ewan Pearson Remix) - Hot Chip Buy
  • Travelin' Alone - Nickodemus & Zeb Remix (Billy Holiday Remixed & Reimagined) Buy
  • Right Hand High - Kid Sister Buy
  • Call Me - Blondie Buy
  • Big Lost - Diplo Buy

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