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The Madeleine Brand Show for January 25, 2012

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The day after President Obama's State of the Union speech he heads to Iowa to bolster his manufacturing plan. Heidi Moore, the New York Bureau Chief for Marketplace, has the latest. Then, changes in airline ticket advertising regulations. If you act as your own travel agent, this could help. George Hobica, founder of, explains. Twenty-four war crime deaths in Haditha, Iraq and no jail time. Law of war specialist David Glazier breaks down the recent court decision in San Diego. Fouad Ajami, senior fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution, is on the show with a look at Obama's foreign policy strategy for the year ahead. The man behind the hits "Homeland" and "24" - we talk to TV producer, and novelist, Howard Gordon. Plus, news from "Awesome/Not Awesome" with Luke Burbank.