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Strike Worries Businesses Tied to Hollywood

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Strike Worries Businesses Tied to Hollywood

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The last time script writers walked out 20 years ago, the financial fallout from a five-month strike was measured in the hundreds of millions of dollars, and no place got hit harder than Southern California.

This time, businesses that depend on Hollywood worry that the economic toll will be even greater.