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Oct 9, 2015

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How the Bakken oil fields inspired Hollywood; monetizing emotions; and Chattanooga, Tennessee, stands by VW. 

Segments From this episode

Ride the skies ... stacked on top of other people

Oct 9, 2015
You can't make this stuff up.

Weekly Wrap: the House, Fed minutes and the TPP

Oct 9, 2015
Catherine Rampell and John Carney join Kai Ryssdal to recap the week that was.

Facebook wants us to show some emotion

Oct 9, 2015
The social network is testing a bunch of empathic emoji, including an angry face.

For Chattanooga, Volkswagen emmissions news is local

Oct 9, 2015
VW brought more than the 1,500 jobs and a billion dollar plant to town.

A common cause of train derailments: broken track

Oct 9, 2015
Authorities want railroad owners to do a better job inspecting and repairing.

The Transaction: The Bar Tab

Oct 9, 2015
Two strangers, a bathroom emergency and an unpaid bar tab.

Rising Medicare premiums mean a big increase for some

Oct 9, 2015
Even state budgets could take a hit.

"Blood & Oil" inspired by North Dakota's Bakken fields

Oct 9, 2015
An '1894 Gold Rush set in the middle of the prairie.'
ABC’s “Blood & Oil” stars Amber Valletta as Carla Briggs, Don Johnson as Hap Briggs, Chace Crawford as Billy Lefever and Rebecca Rittenhouse as Cody Lefever. 
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How the Bakken oil fields inspired Hollywood; monetizing emotions; and Chattanooga, Tennessee, stands by VW. 

Music from the episode

It’s Alright Matt and Kim
It’s Alright Matt and Kim
What You Know Two Door Cinema Club
What You Know Two Door Cinema Club
Last Fare Little People
Last Fare Little People
Last Fare Little People
Last Fare Little People