The Madeleine Brand Show is a daily, two-hour program that looks at news and culture through the lens of Southern California.
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The Madeleine Brand Show for September 9, 2011

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Would the proposals in President Obama's jobs speech spur the economy? We look at how markets are reacting. And KPCC's Shereen Marisol Meraji talks to a long-term unemployed man who wasn't thrilled with what he heard. John Myers runs through the final flurry of bills in Sacramento. Amy Waldman on her novel, The Submission, which imagines a Muslim-American winning the WTC memorial design competition. Later, actor Dean Norris who plays Hank Schrader on AMC's Breaking Bad. And, lessons learned from Yahoo's Carol Bartz: what you shouldn't include in your goodbye email to colleagues.