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Jul 22, 2013 — More than ever, Americans are getting to work by driving alone. Also: The surprising decline in the share of Americans working at home.
Jul 26, 2013 — On today's show, we go see what happened to all the big dreams Detroit has had over the years.
Jul 19, 2013 — More than half of all Japanese women quit their job after giving birth to their first child.
Jul 23, 2013 — We got a stack of letters from American citizens who wanted to buy stuff from North Korea. On today's show, we try to figure out who sent the letters, and why.
Jul 9, 2013 — On today's show, we answer one of the most important questions in finance: What actually happens at the end of Trading Places?
Jul 5, 2013 — The price of a ride in a New York City pedicab is notoriously unpredictable. "The whole business is based on hustling," one driver says. That's about to change.
Jul 3, 2013 — An economist says countries should buy up rights to oil and coal — then leave them in the ground forever.
Jul 2, 2013 — Five years after the financial crisis, the government still controls giant companies that guarantee trillions of dollars in mortgages.
Jun 28, 2013 — Tax fossil fuels in proportion to the amount of carbon they release. That's it; that's the whole plan.
Jun 27, 2013 — Kid Rock says he's "tired of seeing the old rich guy in the front row with the hot girlfriend." For his latest tour, he's got a plan to get more of his tickets into the hands of true fans.