The Aftermath of the Writer’s Strike

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Writer’s Guild of America Strike, which started a little over 3 months ago on November 5th, 2007, has come to an end. The WGA members have voted by a 92.5% margin to lift the strike during the ratification process of the new deal. Writers across the country will now be returning to work on Wednesday morning (Feb 12, 2008), ready to get your favorite TV shows…

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Insider Leak: “Writer’s Strike to be OFFICIALLY Over Sat, Feb 9th”

You’re reading about this first here, folks! The Media Junkyard has promised to deliver and now we are! We know that the strike is not officially over quite yet and there have been no press releases or news stories about this. This is coming from the mouths of some very high level TV Executives. A source that would like to remain anonymous has spoken to both Jeff Zucker, President/CEO of…

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NYC Giants Victory Parade!

The City is electrified this morning as everyone is prepping for the parade in lower Manhattan. The Subways were packed with Blue and White jerseys as people young and old traveled to celebrate the New York Giants Victory. The streets are packed, luckily enough for us. We have a perfect view of the parade route and City Hall. You can hear the crowd of people roaring through the building. Rob…

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Media Junkyard Ep. 15 – The State of the Internet Address

Episode 15 is jam packed with goodness! We give you the very latest updates on the Writer’s Strike, give our opinions of the premier of LOST season 4, bring back another “Everything But The Kitchen Sink” segment, talk about the best and worst Super Bowl commercials and tons more! This could be our best episode yet!

Everyone’s Nervous Their First Time …

If you look back to the history of each day, I believe many times you can get a glimpse of what’s to come. For example … 1783 England and the US finally ended the “hostilities” between them 1789 Both George Washington and John Adams were voted in President and VP 1960 NASA was founded, and the beginning days of The Beatles 1968 The Beatles recorded “Across the Universe” 1971 Rolls…

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Media Junkyard Ep. 14 – Dirty and the Tramp

In this fun-filled episode, we talk about CES and Macworld 2008, give the updates on the WGA strike and what you can expect to see on TV, play a fun little game to guess real or fake reality shows and review the movie “Cloverfield.” Don’t miss it!

Media Junkyard Ep. 13 – Happy New Year! (Douchebaggery)

Our first episode of 2008! We give you some of the entertainment highlights of last year with a special 2007 edition of “Everything But The Kitchen Sink”. Find out the latest on the Writer’s Strike and what this means for TV! We break some news that could mean the end of the hi-def format war. You get all that plus our very first reader e-mail segment and much much more!