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News From Around the Media World November 5, 2007

Filed under: Media Briefs — NYU WIC @ 5:40 pm

Writers Begin Strike
The New York Times
After failed negotiations, The Writers Guild of America is now on strike. Starting today, The WGA East members will be picketing outside of the Rockefeller Center, studios, and production sites.

Dentsu’s Dirty Little Scandal
Advertising Age
Creative Director Steve Biegel has filed a lawsuit against Dentsu and CEO Toyo Shigeta on claims that Shigeta subjected him to several inappropriate and erotic experiences during his employment.

Facebook to Add Shopping Service
Advertising Age
Shopping is about to come to Facebook! Check out some of the details of the service Ad Age got a hold of…

–Tiffany Chang

                                                                                                                                       

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One Response to “News From Around the Media World”

  1. Erin Says:

    This strike is tearing me apart! I do standby for Saturday Night Live tickets for every Saturday taping. But now thanks to the strike, there shall be “no SNL for YOU (rather for me, but I hope you got the reference)!” I really hope the writers come to some fair terms that allow the writers to receive their due pay.


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