Nick Counter: Rage Against the Machine

UCLA screenwriting professor/WGA member Hal Ackerman, like other strikers, walked the line with an iPod in his pocket. So what sort of anthemic, rabble-rousing music was he playing?

“It’s Nick Counter. He’s telling us the DVDs will not amount to anything,” Ackerman joked. “Wait—now he’s saying the Internet is a passing fad.” — J.A.

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