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Slate's Diary: The Life of an Ad Copywriter

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Slate's Diary: The Life of an Ad Copywriter

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Slate's Diary: The Life of an Ad Copywriter

Slate's Diary: The Life of an Ad Copywriter

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Reluctant diarist and advertising copywriter Margery Doppelt crafts words for film trailers, television and print campaigns for motion pictures. She says when she's off the clock, she forgets how to write in complete sentences.