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Stupid things heard from writers

Discussion in 'Tea Room (Book Chat)' started by tirial, May 8, 2020.

  1. tirial

    tirial IT fixer extraordinaire Scribe

    I was on youtube, when a video of a West Wing writer came up. The first words out of his mouth were: "No one, in real life, starts a sentence with Dammit"

    All I could think was this guy has never worked in I.T.

    So, have you heard anything similar?
     
  2. porridge

    porridge Member

    Nor been t'Glasgow
     
  3. Reader

    Reader Vile Critic

    Wasn't it Stephen Moffat who said the Doctor's companions has to be early-twenty something women because they were the only ones without commitments who'd drop everything to go with him?

    Discarding the fact that I personally would happily trade a British state pension for a Tardis, has he never heard of bored housewives?
     
  4. Angel

    Angel Munificent Critic

    Or seen or read Shirley Valentine?
     
  5. WendyGamble

    WendyGamble New Member

    I heard a real person ask "Dam it, why?" After someone said something like "We could dam the creek."
    Does that count?
     
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  6. Bookangel

    Bookangel Administrator Staff Member

    I'd accept it.
     

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