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Big Paydays for the Chiefs in the Media
ny times ^ | 5/3/10 | Joseph Plambeck

Posted on 05/03/2010 8:50:40 AM PDT by Nachum

The media industry may be going through some rough times, with the landscape changing day to day, but at least one aspect is business as usual: big paydays for the people at the top.

Top executives at the country’s largest media companies continued to reel in multimillion-dollar pay packages in 2009, a year of widespread cost-cutting throughout the industry. In several cases, the packages even increased from the year before.

(Excerpt) Read more at nytimes.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: big; chiefs; media; paydays
Actors are next...
1 posted on 05/03/2010 8:50:40 AM PDT by Nachum
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To: Nachum

Yes, they are all making too much money by BO’s standards.


2 posted on 05/03/2010 9:03:52 AM PDT by Fu-fu2
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To: Nachum

Actors are next...

I don’t think so.
Not after seeing the turnout for this last weekends shindig in Washington.
The Actors Guild (union) has it’s lips securely fasten to the backside of our dear leader.

What is going to be funny is when they get around to the lawyers ... talk about folks that make some BIG paydays !


3 posted on 05/03/2010 9:19:58 AM PDT by sawmill trash (One thing for sure, we're a day closer today than we were yesterday.)
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To: Nachum

yeah, that guy at NBC who planned the whole Leno-Conan thing is certainly deserving! /sarc


4 posted on 05/03/2010 9:28:08 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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