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Sugar Mommies

With the battle of the sexes thrust back onto the front pages, Sean Cole looks at whether guys care that their chicks earn more.

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Producer: Sean Cole
Program: Marketplace
Playtime: 6 minutes 37 seconds

 

Bottled Water is Stupid

Elizabeth Royte's has a new book about it: "Bottlemania"

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Program: Marketplace

 

Food shopping at the 99-cent store

Since the world is ending and no one has money anymore and food costs like a million freekin; dollars...

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Producer: Brendan Newnam
Program: Marketplace

 

Poker Pays Powwow Pros

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Producer: Kai Ryssda
Program: Marketplace

Tech Schools, English Classes...and Monks?

If the economy is getting you down, perhaps it's time to tune in and drop out - to a life of poverty, chastity and obedience.

Among all of the things advertised on the New York subway, one sticks out.  The Franciscans have put up ads to recruit friars.  Technically not monks, sure, but the Catholic Church still has been having trouble recruiting.

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Producer: Ashley Milne-Tyte
Program: Marketplace
Date: February, 2009

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Religion

Sign of the Times: Gold Parties

Like a tuperware party for gold, kind of.  A party where you leave with more money that when you came.

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Producer: Ronni Radbill
Program: Marketplace

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Money, Economy