Show rundown for 10/30/2008

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Incredible Shrinking Economy

We look at what a shrinking economy means for people, who are facing the toughest job market in years with Nigel Gault, chief U.S. economist at the forecasting firm, Global Insight.

Personal Foreclosure

As a teenager Ryan Chittum lived in a middle class neighborhood in Tulsa, Oklahoma, until his father became ill. He could no longer work and the family lost their home to foreclosure.

Presidential Transitions

With two active wars and a full fledged economic crisis, some scholars say this may be the most important presidential transition since Abraham Lincoln's.

Can a Computer Game Predict the Election?

We speak with Scott Tykoski, the executive producer for the game, about what one computer game predicts for the future.

World Series Radio

Philadelphia baeball fans get what they've wanted for many years.

"Octavian Nothing: Volume II"

Author M.T. Anderson won a National Book Award for his book "Octavian Nothing: Traitor to the Nation Volume I: The Pox Party. "

This program aired on October 30, 2008.

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