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Tag: The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs

Audio: ‘Marketplace’ Correspondent and Ira Glass Confront Mike Daisey on Monologue Discrepancies

March 16, 2012 | 2:24 pm

Audio: ‘Marketplace’ Correspondent and Ira Glass Confront Mike Daisey on Monologue Discrepancies

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Here’s “Marketplace”‘s segment today about the Mike Daisey-Foxconn controversy. The piece is done in conjunction with another radio program, “This American Life,” which said today it’s retracting an excerpt it aired from Daisey’s well-received theatrical monologue about abuses at Foxconn, the giant electronics manufacturer that is an important contractor of Apple’s. Marketplace’s China correspondent, Rob […]

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Interview: Monologist Mike Daisey Discusses “The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs”

January 24, 2011 | 4:25 pm

Interview: Monologist Mike Daisey Discusses “The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs”

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Mike Daisey bringing his monologue The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs to Berkeley Rep is not quite tantamount to someone producing “Angels in America” at, like, the Crawford, Texas community theater. But an analogy exists in that Daisey’s show delivers a message many in the crowd will simply not want to hear. The […]

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