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Planet Money : The Indicator from Planet Money : NPR

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STACEY VANEK SMITH, HOST:

Hey, INDICATOR listeners. We want to hear from you. If you have a spare minute, please take a brief survey. Tell us what you think of the show. Just go to npr.org/indicatorsurvey. That’s npr.org/indicatorsurvey.

SYLVIE DOUGLIS, BYLINE: NPR.

(SOUNDBITE OF DROP ELECTRIC SONG, “WAKING UP TO THE FIRE”)

VANEK SMITH: A few weeks ago, you might remember, we at THE INDICATOR purchased some property.

And so…

CARDIFF GARCIA, BYLINE: You purchased us a plot of land somewhere in outer space.

VANEK SMITH: No, not in outer space – I bought us an acre of land on the moon.

GARCIA: (Laughter) What?

VANEK SMITH: I have the certificates right here.

GARCIA: How much did we spend for this acre on the moon, out of curiosity?

VANEK SMITH: It’s an excellent question. It was $25.

Of course, I bought this as a joke. There was no part of me that thought we actually owned an…

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