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Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 9:46 pm

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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 9:55 pm



Quoting MaverickM11 (Thread starter):
Remind me what the downside of this strike is?

There's only 8 episodes of LOST this season. And no new episodes of The Office.

That's the best I can do. Sorry.
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 10:07 pm



Quoting IFEMaster (Reply 1):
There's only 8 episodes of LOST this season. And no new episodes of The Office.

If award shows go the way of the dodo because of this strike, I'll take it Silly
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 10:12 pm

24 is delayed too which suck. It's a welcome distraction from the Canadian winter.

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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 10:44 pm

Golden Globes cancelled? How on Earth will we go continue as humans?  Yeah sure

I just hope the other look-at-me-I-am-a-Hollywood-star-no-one-else-matters-it's-all-about-us-and-not-about-you award shows go that way, too.
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 11:04 pm

Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Uh, no they're still just fine, thanks...




Oh. You meant the TV SHOW.

Nevermind...
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 11:12 pm



Quoting MaverickM11 (Thread starter):
Remind me what the downside of this strike is?

There is one?

Well, ok, only 13 episodes of Season 4 of Battlestar Galactica have been penned . . . otherwise I don't see the problem . . .
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 11:23 pm



Quoting MaverickM11 (Thread starter):
Remind me what the downside of this strike is?

I'm still searching for one as well.
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Tue Jan 08, 2008 11:57 pm

Actually just the usual presentation has been cancelled. Instead there will be a live NBC network covered 1 hour 'press conference' presentation/annoucement of the winners about the time of the original show was to be on. By calling it a press conference, and no winners or actor-presentors, they can bypass the WGA strike rules yet still get their 'awards' out.
 
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Wed Jan 09, 2008 2:17 am



Quoting IFEMaster (Reply 1):
There's only 8 episodes of LOST this season.

That sucks and you bet ABC will cram 16 weeks of commercials into those 8 episodes.

Quoting IFEMaster (Reply 1):
And no new episodes of The Office.

No sweat off my ass but I feel for you.

With the Internet, election 2008 and so many other activities, sadly both sides are screwing themselves royally.
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Wed Jan 09, 2008 2:27 am

Rats, no gratuitous red carpet cleavage!  sorry   sigh   mad 
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Wed Jan 09, 2008 4:29 am

Now if only we could get all the entertainment awards shows this year to go away.

I am all for this strike continuing if great things like this happen.
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Wed Jan 09, 2008 5:22 am



Quoting CaptOveur (Reply 11):
Now if only we could get all the entertainment awards shows this year to go away.

I am all for this strike continuing if great things like this happen

Great thought but, not to be the fly in the ointment'; But, Cojo and some of the other fem boys would start moving in on the gerbil nation even more than they do. And the other limited talented eye candy reporters of both sexes would have to rely on Britney, Larry Craig and Lindsay. Can't always count on celebs and politicians acting badly.
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Wed Jan 09, 2008 11:15 am



Quoting MaverickM11 (Thread starter):
Remind me what the downside of this strike is?

Just thought of one: more f*cking reality shows...
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RE: Golden Globes Canceled Due To Writers' Strike

Wed Jan 09, 2008 3:01 pm



Quoting RJdxer (Reply 10):
Rats, no gratuitous red carpet cleavage!

Seriously? Have you looked into porn?

Quoting Homer71 (Reply 13):
Just thought of one: more f*cking reality shows...

My TV is unplugged so bring it on! Silly
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