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Marketplace for Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Jan 12, 2016

Marketplace for Tuesday, January 12, 2016

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Looking ahead at tonight's State of the Union address with former White House speechwriter, James Fallows; an interview with Fred Armisen about Broadway Video's new Latino comedy venture; and how Oakland is struggling to maintain it's identity as gentrification continues to grow. 

Segments From this episode

The rise of flat beer

Jan 12, 2016
Fizz-less beers boast high alcohol content and taste more like wine and spirits than traditional beer.

Oakland struggles to be the anti-San Francisco

Jan 12, 2016
As the tech boom spreads to the East Bay, the city tries to maintain its character

Fred Armisen on bringing Latino voices to comedy

Jan 12, 2016
Kai talks to actor and comedian Fred Armisen about new comedy studio, Más Mejor
Fred Armisen in the Marketplace studios on Monday, January 11, 2016.
Tony Wagner/Marketplace

Repeating history with American Apparel

Jan 12, 2016
Apparently someone missed the memo about Don Charney

Apollo Education Group may change hands

Jan 12, 2016
The University of Phoenix owner could be taken private.

What to expect from the State of the Union

Jan 12, 2016
The president will deliver the State of the Union tonight. A look at what we can expect.

Looking ahead at tonight’s State of the Union address with former White House speechwriter, James Fallows; an interview with Fred Armisen about Broadway Video’s new Latino comedy venture; and how Oakland is struggling to maintain it’s identity as gentrification continues to grow. 

Music from the episode

Longevity Yeasayer
It’s Alright Matt and Kim
Go Bang SBTRKT