RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE Guitarist Serenades Picketers Outside FOX Headquarters

According to the Los Angeles Times, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE guitarist Tom Morello serenaded an estimated 3,000 picketers involved in the Hollywood screenwriters strike who were massed outside Fox's Century City headquarters Friday morning. One sign bore a doctored photo of Peter Chernin, president of Fox parent News Corp., extending his middle finger over the legend, "Write this!"

The Writers Guild of America went on strike on November 5 after the collapse of talks with the major film and television studios, halting nearly 20 years of labor peace in Hollywood, reports Reuters.

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