It’s Day 5 of the Writers’ Strike and today I joined 4,000 picketers to a rally in front of the business offices of Fox Corp. In this recording we hear SAG President Alan Rosenberg give a speech. We also hear actor Cara Delizia share her experiences on the picket lines. Recorded 9 November 2007.CreditsProducer/Host: Tanja BarnesMusic: "Ay Mambo" by Falikavailable on Magnatune.com
09 November 2007 21:30
Hey there, folks, this is Tanja Barnes. I started this whole little blog thingy with accompanying podcast about the great Writers' Strike of 2007. But I thought a quick little snapshot of who the hell I think I am might be appropriate 'cause like on the Internet, nobody knows if you're a dog. Excuse me but do I look like a dog to you?I'll begin with qualifying that I am a paid-up, card carrying
For Los Angeles-Based AFTRA Members Interested in Supporting Striking WGA Writers:The WGA is holding a rally at FOX Studios tomorrow, Friday, November 9, from 10:00AM to 12:00PM:10301 West Pico BoulevardLos Angeles , California 90064The Meeting Point is the Main Gate on Motor Avenue and Pico Boulevard.Parking Options: Motor Avenue near Cheviot Recreation Center or Century City Mall. Cheviot Hills Recreational
Sandra Oh, Katherine Heigl, Ellen Pompeo, Patrick Dempsey and Eric Dane joining the picket line of the Writers Guild of America on strike.
It's Day 4 of the writers' srike. In this interview, I talk to Ed Horowitz on the picket lines of "Hotel For Dogs" starring Don Cheadle. I then talk to a crew member about how the strike is effecting him and his feelings about it. Recorded 8 November 2007.CreditsProducer/Host: Tanja BarnesPhotos: Courtesy of Steve MorrisMusic: "Ay Mambo" by Falikavailable on Magnatune.com
Cue Gwen Stefani: "This shit is bananas! B-A-N-A-N-A-S!"There's a monkey running around and showing his solidarity for the WGA as they disrupt filming on "Big Shots" in downtown L.A.Thees minkey ees calt Flying Fur. Dunt vurry! Eets ohkay to touch heem. He vill not bite!Question is: Is this picketing? Or is this culture jamming?
Below is a series of videos produced by wgaamerica. They will provide you with information about how the strike began and where it is a week later.WGA Strike Log - Day 0WGA Strike Log - Day 1WGA Strike Log - Day 2WGA Strike Log Day 3 - The Showrunners