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Underground Railroad of Love

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:03:30 +0000

Special guest Irene Turner joins Craig and John for a new round of “How Would This Be a Movie?”


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We’ve had enough of these freeloading lottery winners

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:29:26 +0000

The American Health Care Act is only 122 pages long, yet seven of those pages are about making sure lottery winners don't get Medicaid.



Scriptnotes, Ep 292: Question Time — Transcript

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 20:27:10 +0000

John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 292 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the program, we’ll be answering listener questions about credits and casting, pilots, and professional experience. But first, […]



Scriptnotes, Ep 291: California Cannibal Cults — Transcript

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 20:15:33 +0000

John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 291 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast, it’s another round of the Three Page Challenge, where we take a look at listener’s […]



#Trypod reviewsday

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:42:51 +0000

The goal of #trypod is to help people who’ve never listened to podcasts by literally taking their phones, installing a podcast app, and subscribing them to something they’ll like. Here are some good choices.



The reality of quote-unquote health insurance

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 16:16:01 +0000

After salaries, health insurance is our single biggest expense. It costs more than the servers. It costs more than the App Store’s 30% cut. It’s a lot.



Question Time

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:03:51 +0000

John and Craig answer listener questions about credits and casting, pilots and professional experience. Does Tom Ford really need his name on the poster twice? Kinda. It’s complicated.


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Pour one out for “Hold my beer”

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:00:54 +0000

"Hold my beer" is getting clammy, but it's worth exploring why it works as a Twitter joke.



The Scriptnotes Listener’s Guide

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:21:22 +0000

We're crowdsourcing an index to Scriptnotes, with listeners singling out the can't-miss episodes.



Tuesday Reviewsday: Trains, Images and Screenshots

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:19:51 +0000

Mini Metro, Acorn and Skitch are all terrific, and available on the Mac App Store.



California Cannibal Cults

Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:03:30 +0000

It's a new Three Page Challenge, where John and Craig take a look at listeners' scenes and offer their honest critique.


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