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Old 04-13-2010   #1
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Default Welcome Mr. Bill Ratner

I just wanted to take the opportunity to welcome another professional to our humble abode. Thanks for taking the time to join on up Mr. Ratner and feel free to let us know of anything you think we could improve. Obviously we are a very young site and have a lot of info still to add but we are growing fast and very glad to have you!!

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Old 04-15-2010   #2
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Default Re: Welcome Mr. Bill Ratner

An honor, good Vox. Finally another spot in the cybersphere where the unseen, the ones with a face for radio and a voice-box in the Pantheon can hang out. We used to spend time in actual v/o studios in the ancient 20th century and drive around like UPS drivers, cursing our way through traffic to get to sessions on time...or at least not more than fifteen minutes late. I asked my agent once, "So how long will this next gig take?" She said, "Oh, five minutes." I showed up at a studio on Sunset Bl., and the producer handed me a five page script, and I said, "Oh, no, my agent said this would be five minutes."
"Yeah," he said, "It's a five minute script. You'll be out of here in an hour."
I was too embarrassed to protest. Needless to say I didn't get hired back.
Leave and learn, I say.
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Old 04-15-2010   #3
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Great little story Bill. A pleasure to have you on our forums. A strange and unpredictable world showbiz is.
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Old 04-17-2010   #4
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Default Re: Welcome Mr. Bill Ratner

wow... Very cool of you to post!

I have toys that I tried to make talk like you when I was a kid...
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