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    From: jmsatb5@aol.com (Jms at B5)
 Subject: Re: [B5JMS] ATTN JMS: B5 Backbiting from actors wins no fans here
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 12/12/2002 10:05:00 PM  

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> I don't understand how you
>could allow stencilling your name on B5's ass in season 5. We were in
>suspended disbelief until we had to explain plausibly why the crew would
>paint
>a 21st century author's name there. It didn't serve the story. So why did
>you
>allow it?

Because the main titles are not part of the story. We had the faces of cast
members sitting in the middle of the jumpgate flares, or hovering in space over
the station...did you really think they were there as well?

Main titles are FOR credits. They're not part of the story, and should never
be confused...otherwise Londo would have to be looking out his window every
week wondering what all those huge letters were circling the station all the
time...


jms

(jmsatb5@aol.com)
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    From: jmsatb5@aol.com (Jms at B5)
 Subject: Re: [B5JMS] ATTN JMS: B5 Backbiting from actors wins no fans here
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 12/12/2002 10:12:00 PM  

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>But why would anyone name a space station after that guy from "Murder She
>Wrote"?

Who else would know where the bodies are buried...?

jms

(jmsatb5@aol.com)
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permission to reprint specifically denied to SFX Magazine
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    From: jmsatb5@aol.com (Jms at B5)
 Subject: Re: [B5JMS] ATTN JMS: B5 Backbiting from actors wins no fans here
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 12/12/2002 10:14:00 PM  

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>No, that was the *other* Straczynski! This one is from Power Rangers and
>He-Man!

HEY!

I'll take the rap for a lot of things, including the Korean War, but I had
nothing to do with Power Rangers.

jms

(jmsatb5@aol.com)
(all message content (c) 2002 by synthetic worlds, ltd.,
permission to reprint specifically denied to SFX Magazine
and don't send me story ideas)

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