Playlist: Millions of bad eggs
Posted by Matt Berger
For Marketplace, Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Today on Marketplace, find our how the FDA is orchestrating the recall of nearly a half-billion eggs following a salmonella outbreak. What do you do with a half-billion eggs? Also on the show: Bill Radke speaks to Gus Faucher of Moody’s Economy.com about the potential of a double-dip recession. On display at the Shanghai World Expo: Corporate America. July existing home sales are the lowest in 15 years. Winners are announced in the second round of ‘Race to the Top.’ And, private funds helped push Chronic Fatigue research. Plus, these are the songs we played on the show:
- We’re Young and Beautiful — Carrie UnderwoodBuy
- Sweet Child O’ Mine — Guns ‘N Roses Tribute BandBuy
- Escapade — Janet JacksonBuy
- One Finger Symphony — StereolabBuy
- Girl in the War — Josh RitterBuy
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