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with Kai Ryssdal

Marketplace for Thursday, October 18, 2012

Google accidentally reported their dismal quarterly earnings early today and their stock price came tumbling down. Journalist Jeff Jarvis talks about Newsweek's announcement that it will go online only after this year. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is investing millions of his own money into a new super PAC in hopes of helping some congressional candidates. Online review site Yelp will now post online alerts outing businesses suspected of soliciting paid recommendations. And we continue our collaboration with Frontline with an investigation into why some Americans have a problem with secret campaign donations.

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