Monthly Archives: October 2011

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The Scary Truth About Last Week’s Eurozone Deal

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the fallout from last week's Eurozone deal, the impact of the debt crisis on Social Security and the weekend's winter storm in the Northeast.

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China Comes to the Rescue of the Eurozone

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the stock market's booming October, China's rescue of the failing Eurozone and the failure economic models.

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The Need for Real School Reform and the Obstacles it Faces

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Joy Pullmann to discuss Obama's recent student loan initiatives, lessons to be learned from the battle with teacher's unions in Wisconsin , and the need for dramatic reform in America's schools.

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The Geography of China and Its Influence on Their Rise to Power

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and Kevin Holtsberry are joined by Ian Morris, to discuss his new book that examines that while it is difficult to tell the future, geography helps significantly shape destiny, how it explains the rise of the China, and the possibility that it may overtake the West.

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How Obama’s Failed Mortgage Rescue Efforts Will Impact the 2012 Election

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Zeke Miller to discuss the burst of the housing bubble, Obama's latest push for mortgage relief efforts, and how proposed changes in federal policy changes will impact the 2012 elections.

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Is Student Loan Debt the Next Housing Bubble?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss earnings season, Google and Microsoft bidding for Yahoo, and the $1 trillion in student loans that me be the next bubble to burst.

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An Unprecedented 26 Million Americans are Underemployed

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss why an unprecedented 26 million Americans are underemployed, Rick Perry's flat tax, and Steve Jobs' appeal to Barack Obama to free our education system from the teacher unions.

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After Las Vegas Slugfest, Romney and Cain Come Away Bruised

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Elizabeth Blackney are joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the attacks on Herman Cain's 9-9-9 plan, and the Rick Perry vs. Mitt Romney battle royal from Las Vegas. Then we'll talk about Herman Cain's pro-life but pro-choice abortion position, and the winners and losers from the last fundraising quarter.

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The Best Republican Debate Yet

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Benjamin Domenech moderates a super-sized panel with Guy Benson, Matt Lewis, and Pejman Yousefzadeh on their reactions to last night's debate.

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Free Trade Agreements, and Mitt Romney’s Possible Trade War on China

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Scott Lincicome to discuss the recent passage of free trade agreements with Korea, Panama and Columbia, Mitt Romney's potential trade war with China, and the impact of Big Labor on America's trade policies.

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The Budding Love Affair Between the Obama Administration, the Media and the Occupy Wall Street Movement

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Tim Geithner's response to the Occupy Wall Street protestors, emails that show coordination with the media and if this is all part of the end to America's centuries long prosperity.

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Business Groups Blast Herman Cain’s 9-9-9 Plan

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York, growing criticism of Herman Cain's 9-9-9 plan, and our drive to get Francis on NPR's Marketplace.