Aunt Jill on the 404: Europe heating up, NYC on fire

A sign is displayed outside the gate of the Andover Skate Park, closed due to the heat, in Andover, Mass. Friday, July 22, 2011. A heatwave that has enveloped much of the central part of the country for the past couple of weeks has moved east and temperatures are expected to top the 100-degree mark.
On this episode of The 404, I explain the European debt crisis to hosts Jeff Bakalar and Justin Yu, while they provide me with much-needed tech advice on whether or not I should upgrade my smartphone! In between, we talk about the heat wave in NYC and field great questions!

Here are two posts about Greece and the euro zone crisis:

Europe debt melt-down: How did we get here?

Euro crisis: How to protect your money

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