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The Real Cause of the Earning Gap

The Real Cause of the Earning Gap
In which our intrepid blogger explains why there is a wage gap,
and offers no good solution whatsoever…
On this week’s episode of Scriptnotes, John August and Craig Mazin discussed the WGA Writers Report. They made … Continue reading

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Not Getting Overtime

An anonymous reader writes in:
I’ve just been told my show doesn’t have the budget to pay for OT, even though I’ve already had an hour and a half of it. The producer claims that no one gets OT.
Even worse, my … Continue reading

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PA Rate

A reader who didn’t sign her email and has an incomprehensible list of letters and numbers for an address (at netscape.net, of all domain names) asks:
I’m currently working as an Office PA on a [...] film which I have been … Continue reading

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Another Stupid Competition

I was listening to the Adam Carolla Show this morning, and they had Kaitlin Olson, from It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, as a guest.  They were talking about how poor you are when you’re starting out, and Adam said, “But … Continue reading

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