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567 Marketecture (2013-11-21)

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0:00:00JCD: “I’m telling you, people on the plane were really annoyed with me playing this harmonica.”
0:00:36JCD in Orlando, ACC in Amsterdam; JCD’s habit of canceling travel plans at the last minute
0:03:37Dutch telethon for the Philippines, girorekening postal bank services, central NGO handling transfers; strijkstok blijven hangen; 1 euro per “like”; Japanese military on board
0:15:11Weird Illinois tornadoes, time of year, time of day; Dutch climatologist study published in PNAS predicting ice age; explanation of peer review; COP19 walkout over compensation, “climate finance”
0:28:45Report on Fukushima-induced hypothyroidism in children in Open Journal of Pediatrics
0:32:27NGOs: ACC friend’s family NGO business in Kenya; JCD chewed out in London for giving a guy a pound, beggars in India; NGOs as bookers who don’t pay taxes; donation request deflection techniques: “no, I don’t believe in what you’re doing”; Code Pink’s Medea Benjamin
0:44:06Someone at RT got the message: Erin Ade on Boom or Bust, JCD: “If she puts on number, their number one smile, maxed out… every tooth in her mouth.”
0:48:56Producer Segment: kale and quinoa; “Flugitive #4”; “marketecture”
1:08:27The Dutch seem to think Congress is full of nut-jobs; Greenpeace 30 out on bail; Dutch King and Queen in Dutch Caribbean; JCD got Shatner’s autograph
1:15:17Medals of Honor awarded, Gloria Steinem on Margeret Sanger’s heart
1:19:26Congressman Trey Radel cocaine arrest, “colorful character”
1:24:57Warren Buffet yukking it up with the billionaires and Charlie Rose on 60 Minutes
1:26:46Jay Rosen joins Omidyar outfit, Sarah Harrison back in Germany; NSFWCorp piece The Extraordinary Pierre Omidyar, Greenwald: “not my beat”; “our first product” story on 33M Norwegian calls; Greenwald snarks at Bob Woodward
1:36:17Elon Musk on Tesla battery fires: “no one has ever died in a Tesla vehicle”; software upgrade
1:40:55Chuck Schumer on Bitcoin, “near anonymity” meme, takes credit for “digital wasteland” Silk Road shutdown
1:51:41No one knows where Paul Anthony Ciancia is
1:52:57GE finance guys in Tatarstan plane crash; ABC World news ignores this and runs a cute baby & dog picture; JCD in TSA , Southwest
2:00:31Brittany Murphy independent lab report suggests poison
2:02:09Russia proposing law to forbid planes over 20 years old; all parts have a lifecycle except parts of the frame
2:03:10Donation Segment: Club 33
2:12:50Euroland: anti-immigration parties forging ties; Golden Dawn party arrests
2:15:42Laurie Wallach on TPP; Larry King: “no Jews like cats”
2:17:52Adam’s Gonna Read His E-mail: Common Core impact on college, colleges lowering quality standards to maximize throughput, education buzzwords like TBL (task-based learning)
2:21:45Pearson is the major mover and shaker, JCD Pearson story on Que screwing authors out of royalties; America’s Promise Alliance, “creatively alive”; no critical analysis out there; rich math textbook writer James Stewart pushing Common Core
2:42:52Butterball commercial masquerading as a news story