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And a record close. That's what we've been hearing both today and yesterday as the Dow Jones industrial average climbs upwards.
BLOCK: That may be an ear-grabbing headline after a recession and years of unimpressive growth. But we begin this hour with a different take from Adam Davidson of NPR's Planet Money. Hey, Adam.
ADAM DAVIDSON, BYLINE: Hey, Melissa.