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Chris Hadfield's first book for children, "The Darkest Dark."
Courtesy of Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Sleigh Bells takes the Marketplace Quiz

Nov 11, 2016
Members Alexis Krauss and Derek Miller explain why buying Band-Aids are worth the investment.
Alexis Krauss regrets buying those cool but ultimately disappointing "Moon Shoes" when she was 9 years old.
Sleigh Bells

Anthony Bourdain takes the Marketplace Quiz

Oct 26, 2016
...And reminisces on the one burger that sent him into a spiral of self-hatred.
Bourdain's career back-up plan? Cooking brunch.
Ashley Garland/Ecco

Devendra Banhart takes the Marketplace Quiz

Oct 21, 2016
And explains why money really can buy you happiness.
In a next life Devendra Banhart would be a dried persimmon dealer.
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Mark Duplass takes the Marketplace Quiz

Oct 11, 2016
The filmmaker explains the importance of owning a blender.
Mark Duplass' latest film is "Blue Jay."
Anna Webber/Getty Images

The band Sylvan Esso takes the Marketplace Quiz

Oct 6, 2016
The pair discuss the pros and cons of monetizing art.
Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn make up the band Sylvan Esso.
Shervin Lainez

Steve Aoki takes the Marketplace Quiz

Sep 29, 2016
And he's obsessed with his Spotify account.
Steve Aoki says to be successful in the music industry you have to think like a "chess player."
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Alton Brown takes the Marketplace Quiz

Sep 23, 2016
"90 percent of the advice that people give you is actually them expressing regret or fear."

Roxane Gay takes the Marketplace Quiz

Sep 9, 2016
There are unexpected downsides to having a best-selling book.
Roxane Gay onstage promoting her two books "An Untamed State" and "Bad Feminist."
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Eric Andre takes the Marketplace Quiz

Sep 2, 2016
From curing back pain to making it in comedy, he's got the answers.
Eric Andre hosting his show, with his guest Hannibal Buress.
The Eric Andre Show/Adult Swim