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Playlist: The new Kindle, jobs in Detroit

Chau Tu Sep 28, 2011

Posted by Chau Tu

For Marketplace, Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Amazon debuted its latest Kindle, the Fire, today, and it could be the best competitor to Apple’s iPad. Google is looking to invest in solar energy. Tainted cantaloupes have left 13 dead and is causing a melon scare. Family Dollar is reporting increased profits. Detroit is seeing a boom in health care jobs. Commentator David Frum discussed conservative recession responses from past and present. And we heard the latest on the eurozone talks. Here are the songs we played:

  • (Untitled) – Neutral Milk HotelBuy
  • What Goes Around…/…Comes Around (Interlude) – Justin TimberlakeBuy
  • My President – Instrumental IconsBuy
  • Charlane’s Allure – Tom DudaBuy

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