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  • I Am the Eggplant.

    529: Human Spectacle 06.27.2014

    Producer Stephanie Foo speaks to Nasubi, a Japanese comedian who, in the 90s, just wanted a ...Advertising/MarketingMental HealthTelevision

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  • I Am Iraq, I Am An Island.

    529: Human Spectacle 06.27.2014

    In Iraq, everyone from the militant group known as ISIS to the government security forces and ...Advertising/MarketingGovernmentWar

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  • Prologue.

    513: 129 Cars 12.13.2013

    It’s mid-October, 2013. Freddie Hoyt tries to rally his sales staff to sell 129 cars and trucks ...Advertising/MarketingAutomobilesBusiness

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  • The Audacity of Louis Ortiz.

    458: Play the Part 02.17.2012

    2008 was a hard year for Louis Ortiz. He had lost his job and was playing in pool tournaments ...Advertising/MarketingFathersFilm/Film Making

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  • Prologue.

    383: Origin Story 06.19.2009

    Host Ira Glass talks to business professor Pino Audia and Fast Company magazine columnist Dan ...Advertising/MarketingBusiness

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  • Mad Man.

    383: Origin Story 06.19.2009

    TAL producer Sarah Koenig tells the story of her father, Julian Koenig, the legendary ...Advertising/MarketingFathersWriting

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  • Financial Mousetrap.

    366: A Better Mousetrap 2008 10.10.2008

    Looked at one way, the current flailing economy is a victim of invention—Wall Street invention. ...Advertising/MarketingBusinessEconomics

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  • That Guy.

    298: Getting and Spending 09.23.2005

    Producer Diane Cook investigates that moment when you realize you've become "that guy" you've ...Advertising/Marketing

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  • Dewey Decibel System.

    294: Image Makers 08.05.2005

    Alex Blumberg tells the story of an audacious act of rebranding done by a group of people who ...Advertising/MarketingMusicTeenagers

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  • What It Takes To Tromp Through The Desert.

    224: Middlemen 10.25.2002

    Al Jurczynski is the mayor of Schenectady, New York. For the past year, he's embarked on a ...Advertising/MarketingGovernmentImmigration

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  • It's Another Tequila Sunrise.

    205: Plan B 02.01.2002

    John Hodgman first encountered Cuervo Man on a press junket to Cuervo Nation, a small island ...Advertising/MarketingFood/Drinks/Cooking

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