Tag Archives: Brad Jackson

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Candy and Halloween: A Decades Long Love Story

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the marketing machine that made candy a central part of Halloween, the Fed's decision to officially stop QE and what the QE policy has done for the markets.

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The Races to Watch on Election Day

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Brandon Finnigan to discuss Tuesday's election, the Senate races to watch and how the spread of early voting has changed politics.

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Jonathan Last on The Seven Deadly Virtues

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Jonathan Last to discuss his new book, the seven cardinal virtues, today's modern virtues and the all-star list of authors Jonathan gathered for this book.

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Civil Liberties and the Ebola Response

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Elizabeth Blackney to discuss the latest on America's Ebola outbreak, the devastation of the disease in Africa of the situation and if the government's response here has violated civil liberties.

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Fracking Boom Has OPEC Worried as Oil Prices Fall

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss falling oil prices, how the franking boom has contributed to supply and why OPEC is worried.

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Ebola, Ottawa Attack and Amazon Earnings Hit Markets

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Ebola's arrival in NYC, the disappointing earnings from Amazon and the impact of recent events on the markets.

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Terrorist Attack in Canada: How the Internet Plays a Role in Self-Radicalization

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by David Inserra to discuss yesterday's terror attack in Canada, the nature of lone wolf threats and how the internet and social media has made it easier for individuals to self-radicalize.

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Mark Udall’s Extremism and the GOP’s Fight for the Senate

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Leon Wolf to discuss recent statements by Mark Udall illustrating that he is to the left of most Coloradans, the chances of the GOP winning back the Senate and a new challenge to religious liberty in California.

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The CDC and Ebola: A Tale of Failure and Incompetence

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by John Daniel Davidson to discuss the Ebola outbreak in Dallas, the incompetent CDC response and how mission creep at the CDC has left them unprepared to respond to a dangerous outbreak.

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Wild Rides Illustrate Market’s Addiction to The Fed

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the wild market swings last week, the market's reliance on The Fed and why Janet Yellen will continue to prop up stocks.

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The Airlines and Ebola

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Ebola outbreak's impact on the airline industry, how they are dealing with an unexpected threat and why the hospitals lack the appropriate equipment and protocol.

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The Vanishing Kim Jong-un

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Joshua Stanton to discuss the long absence of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, if the pictures that have now surfaced indicate anything about his hold on power and the state of the North Korean nuclear program.