Saturday, November 10, 2007

WGA STRIKE

If you want to know what the Writers Guild strike in Hollywood and New York is all about, it's about money. The six giant corporations that control virtually all of broadcast and cable television and feature film distribution want to keep all of the money generated by new media like the Internet and podcasting and watching "The Office" on your telephone, etc. Under their plan, the writers who write all the shows that appear or re-appear on those new outlets get nothing. Nada. It's billions for them versus pennies for writers.

To learn more, watch this video on You Tube.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=oJ55Ir2jCxk

More to come.

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