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The Madeleine Brand Show for April 6, 2012

A collection of job fair pamphlets.
A collection of job fair pamphlets.
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ABC News' David Wright is in for Madeleine Brand this week. We begin with a snag in what was starting to look like a healthy economic recovery. The Labor Department says employers created only half as many jobs in March as they did in February. Plus, do you have tons of friends on Facebook but crave face-to-face time with people? A host of new startups are using the web to help people connect off-line. The Dinner Party Download and your Weekend Alibi close out the show.