Blair Ghent on his worksite: the huge oil sands project in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada.
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Movies on a train

Mark Goldschmidt, right, watches movies on the train with commuter buddies Sal Sorbara and Etta Fritsche. He brings the movies, they handle the popcorn and drinks.
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A line of protesters holding "pink slips" stretched from Wall Street to near Madison Square Garden back in September 2004 to bring attention to the loss of jobs during Bush's presidency. The culprit this time: subprime lenders.
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