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with Kai Ryssdal

Marketplace PM for August 9, 2006

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Goodbye pensions

Commentator Robert Reich
Sign outside a BP gas station in Chicago
Tim Boyle (c) Getty Images
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A Medicare Services office in New York City
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AOL sign
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Newly constructed homes at a housing development in Novato, Calif.
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Lebanon running on empty

In Beirut, cars wait in long queues outside the few gas stations that are open August 3, 2006. Police are called to control the crowds and harried attendants only allow a strictly-rationed amount out of the pump as a petrol crisis is looms in besieged Lebanon.
Patrick Baz (c) AFP/Getty Images
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