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Playlist: Cattle rustlers

Matt Berger Aug 25, 2010

Posted by Matt Berger

For Marketplace, Wednesday, August 25, 2010

On today’s show we revisit the age-old crime of cattle rustling, which is making a comeback in Oregon’s cattle country. Listen to our report and view photos from the day in the life of a local sheriff on the case. Also: A new report shows a world shortage of specialized labor; Commentator Robert Reich on eliminate payroll taxes; Tackling wireless network congestion; The Dow’s ‘nice, big, pretty number,’ 10,000; and these are the songs we played between segments:

  • Minor Swing (John Beltran’s Remember New Orleans Mix) – Django ReinhardtBuy
  • Viva La Vida – Rock Star 101Buy
  • Country Heroes – Hank Williams IIIBuy
  • Beat It – Michael JacksonBuy
  • Get Better John – Mux MoolBuy

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