Richard is the president of the news division but he is under
RICHARD I don’t understand why he thinks he needs a lawyer? We’ve bent over backwards to please him.
FRED I don’t care if he’s bringing a team of attorneys. I’m ready to ink the deal with Edward Weeks.
RICHARD I know. But he doesn’t quite have the appeal to our key demographic that Evan does.
FRED It may have to do. I find it extremely appealing that he agreed to take a salary cut and join the network at Evan’s level of compensation.
RICHARD I’d still rather have Evan return. How much are we willing to offer him?
FRED Not a dime more than he was making.
RICHARD With an attorney like Oscar Winthrop?
FRED I was never a fan. Negotiating with him is like watching a lawn tractor mowing down our quarterly profits.
RICHARD Maybe you should be here.
FRED I’ve got more important things to
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