Subject: Re: How political-correctness ruined the Pirelli calendar
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From: PeterN <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net>
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Subject: Re: How political-correctness ruined the Pirelli calendar
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:20:22 -0500
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On 2/20/2018 10:38 PM, nospam wrote:
> In article<p6iohh0qff@news4.newsguy.com>, PeterN
> <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net> wrote:
> 
>> Last year there was a Star Trek exhibit on the Intrepid. It combined the
>> original with the Next Generation. I was told that most of the actors
>> were nice, regular guys. William Shattner was charging for his
>> autograph. I leave the name for that, up to the readers.
> 
> most of them do that. they know the fans will pay, so why not.

Not when they are being paid for the appearance. And the fans are making 
a generous donation to a charity.
BTW I used to represent entertainers. Most thought it beneath them to 
charge for an autograph. They either declined, or gave one free. I don't 
know the source for your statement, but I KNOW it's not true.


> 
>> He also got
>> paid for his appearance.
> 
> of course. they don't work for free.
> 


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PeterN