Marketplace AM for December 20, 2004

Episode Description 

If you can make it in Tinseltown...

Just how hard is it to find work in Hollywood? At KPCC in Los Angeles, Rachel Myrow takes a look at new data about work in the movie business.

The Best Gift Ever - Nigella Lawson

Time for another installment in our holiday series--The Best Gift Ever! Visit <a href="http://marketplace.publicradio.org/features/gift2004/index.html">The Best Gift Ever Index Page.</a>

The plan for Social Security

President Bush last week renewed his call to let workers invest some of their Social Security dollars in private accounts. But Newsweek's Wall Street editor Allan Sloan wonders just how serious the President is about fixing the program. He joins host Cheryl Glaser to explain why in this edition of The Sloan Sessions.