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Subject: Re: How political-correctness ruined the Pirelli calendar
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On Thursday, 22 February 2018 15:14:15 UTC, PeterN  wrote:
> On 2/22/2018 8:57 AM, Whisky-dave wrote:
> > On Thursday, 22 February 2018 13:52:15 UTC, PeterN  wrote:
> >> On 2/22/2018 5:12 AM, Whisky-dave wrote:
> >>> On Thursday, 22 February 2018 05:56:56 UTC, PeterN  wrote:
> >>>> On 2/21/2018 1:37 PM, nospam wrote:
> >>>>> In article<p6k9ad02lbh@news7.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.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> yes when they're being paid for the appearance.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> i've been to several cons and paying for autographs and/or photos is
> >>>>> standard fare.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> the lines are long, so few people find it to be an issue.
> >>>>>
> >>>>>> 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.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> personal experience is my source.
> >>>>>
> >>>> You go to charitable events where the donation is between $500 and
> >>>> $1,000 per person, and then paid for an autograph?
> >>>> I have difficulty believing that.
> >>>
> >>> Oh I don't know you should check out the presidents club.
> >>> https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/presidents-club-scandal
> >>>
> >> And what does that have to do with charging for autographs at fund
> >> raisers.
> > 
> > What has autographs got to do with fund raising for charity.
> 
> Read the thread.

I did that is what confused me.
If you pay $500 to $1000 how many autographs do you get and which ones. As I tried to explain
differnt actors 'act' in differnt ways when it come to autographs. Are yuo actually paying for the
autographs or not ?