Look. I know a strike is no laughing matter to those feeling the pain. But thank god that doesn’t stop comedy writers from taking well-aimed pot shots at the whole thing!
I found these two vids on the Writers Guild East website and think they add some terrific perspective to even the most well-written, heart-wrenching corporate cries of outrage.
Not wanting to seem partisan, Saturday Night Live offers the studios’ point of view in a way we can all understand and relate to:
In response, Tim Kazurinsky talks about the requests of those “greedy” writers compared to those poor suffering put-upon mega-billionaire owners:
Hey guys. Even if only some of this is accurate, I think there’s just a wee bit of negotiating room here! Every extra penny helps when it comes to buying luxuries like food and health care.