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Comedy Writer Gauges Mood of Writers Guild

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Comedy Writer Gauges Mood of Writers Guild

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Comedy Writer Gauges Mood of Writers Guild

Comedy Writer Gauges Mood of Writers Guild

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Scores of writers will meet Thursday night in Los Angeles to decide whether their guild should strike. At the meeting will be Hugh Fink, a veteran comedy writer who won an Emmy for his work on Saturday Night Live.

Fink talks with Melissa Block about the meeting, the potential strike and life as a Hollywood writer.

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