WSC Show #30 - Tenacious D at the Writers' Strike Rally 12/7/07

This episode begins at the WGA's “It's All Written: Reality & Game Show Rally" that took place in front of FremantleMedia in Burbank. For the next several days this podcast will feature speeches and interviews conducted on-site but for now, since it’s Saturday, I thought it would be kinda nice to take a break and listen to the set performed by Tenacious D that kicked off the rally. Recorded
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100 Movies, 100 Quotes, 100 Numbers

From AlonzoMosleyFBIROFLMAO on this one, which was produced a wee whiley back. Kinda hearkens to this vid that came out a few weeks after the strike: A World Without Writers
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WSC Show #29 - Interview with Sarah Jane Cunningham

Today I speak with writer Sarah Jane Cunningham at the picket lines in front of Warner Brothers Studios. Recorded Tuesday, 4 December 2007.CreditsProducer/Host: Tanja BarnesMusic: "Ay Mambo" by Falikavailable on Magnatune.com
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Hollywood Unions: Why This is Their Fight Too

From wgaamerica
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Technical Difficulties

Another post to announce that the embedded .mp3 player used on this site is down again. It's offered for free by Odeo, so like I really can't bitch about it because you get what you pay for.Your best bet to get the latest podcast episodes of the Writers' Strike Chronicles is to simply subscribe though iTunes.Another workaround is to click on the files where they are hosted at the Internet Archive
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Word On The Street: Don't Mess With Paul Shaffer

From gllafc
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It's A Small World After All

Calling out around the world, are you ready for a brand new contract? Apparently writers world-wide are and they are showing solidarity in the WGA struggle as witnessed in the following videos:
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Jeff Chester on big media conglomerates

Clip from the film "Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism". Executive Director Digital Democracy Jeff Chester discusess big media conglomerates and how they dominate debate
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Hulu Update

Hulu recently launched an HD Gallery featuring a selection of High Definition video clips at 1280 x 720 resolution.You'll need a fast connection and a fast machine to watch HD Hulu. Check out their system requirement here. In a nutshell: a connection of 2,400 Kbps or higher (not your average home user speed) and the latest Adobe Flash Player 9 to stream these High Definition bandwidth clogging clips.
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WSC Extra - A Strike Supporter Weighs In

In this short recording, a strike supporter literally came out of nowhere to give me this sound bite and then disappeared. I was told by a bystander that the man was an author now living in France, but who knows? Thanks for the quote though, dude.CreditsProducer/Host: Tanja BarnesMusic: "Ay Mambo" by Falikavailable on Magnatune.com
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WSC Show #28 - Interview with Dee LaDuke

Today I visit with Dee LaDuke at the picket lines at CBS Radford Studios. Dee is the author of the book “Making Great Television: Four Essential Ingredients”. As a Bay Area resident, Dee commutes at least once a week to Los Angeles for work. Because of her proximity to Silicon Valley, I wanted to know her take on the impact of new media and its affect on the digitization of the entertainment
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Give Me What Is Fair, Man!

By bearlaundry
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