Your job in 5 words

Kai stumped President Obama. But not you.

Kai stumped President Obama. But not you.

We asked President Barack Obama to describe his job in five words or less. He couldn't do it. But our listeners could. Here's what you do, in (give or take) five words:
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Tommy is a producer on Marketplace with Kai Ryssdal. Before that he worked at CNN Radio as a producer, correspondent and anchor, where he covered everything from the national elections to a story where he had to hike through a New Jersey swamp wearing a blindfold. Before CNN Radio, Tommy worked at both and CNN TV, and, before that, did a stint at This American Life.


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