Monthly Archives: February 2011

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The Deep Financial Trouble of USA Inc.

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss stock derivatives, the Flash Crash and the failing financial status of USA Inc.

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Has New Media Hurt Hollywood?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by John Ross and Cole Abaius to discuss how social media and blogs have impacted Hollywood, whether a big star makes a movie, and the best film of the year.

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The New Economics of Hollywood

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by John Ross and Cole Abaius to discuss how movie studios are struggling to survive in a 3D and digital age.

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The Unions' Cozy Relationship with Democrats

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Tim Carney to discuss the relationship between unions and the Democrats. Then Pejman Yousefzadeh discusses Chicago's new Mayor, Rahm Emanuel.

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The Politics of Unions: Walker v. Daniels

Today on Coffee and Markets we're talking with Mark Mix, head of the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, about his views on the battle in Wisconsin and elsewhere over public employee unions. We also talk about Mitch Daniels' surprising attitude towards right to work laws in Indiana.

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Justin Bieber, Pro Life Warrior?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Robert George to discuss politics and Justin Beiber's pro-life stance, then Pejman talks Libya.

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The Left's Union Problem in Wisconsin

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss German elections and the continued battle between the unions and Scott Walker in Wisconsin.

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Democrat Unions Protest in Wisconsin

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the labor protests in Wisconsin, unemployment and the Anna Nicole Smith opera in London.

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The Redistricting Battle

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the redistricting battle, then Pejman Yousefzadeh talks about Israel and the UN.

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Obamacare and the Need for Reform at the FDA

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Benjamin Zycher to discuss Obamacare, the FDA and the importance of competition in health care, then Pej talks about Mitch Daniels and CPAC.

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The Unintended Consequences of Environmental Regulations

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by James Taylor to discuss the regulation of phosphates and why your dishwasher doesn't work anymore, then Pej talks about the White House and Egypt.

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The Battle Over Inflation

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss rising food prices, inflation and the overthrowing of Hosni Mubarak in Egypt.