Business Four Stories of Unemployment and Survival Four Stories of Unemployment and Survival Only Available in Archive Formats. Real Media Facebook Twitter Google+ Email December 25, 200212:00 AM ET Jim Zarroli Facebook Twitter Wade Goodwyn In a dispiriting economic year, many Americans are struggling to recover from the loss of a job. Four individual stories offer a glimpse of the big picture. Hear reports from NPR's Wade Goodwyn, NPR's Kathy Schalch, NPR's Jim Zarroli and Kerry Seed. Facebook Twitter Google+ Email We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.