Online soap opera cleans up with stimulus broadband cash

Dec 3, 2011 | Posted by: Jim R Pickens | Full story: p.washingtontimes.com

YOUR TAX DOLLARS? Through the federal economic stimulus program, a company owned by actor-director Robert Townsend was paid more than $230,000 to produce and direct the Web-based show, records show. Other production costs on the show paid to different vendors total more than $700,000.

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I wonder how many jobs this saved or created?
Almost a million dollars to "stimulate" interest in the internet.

Why not give Will a million of stimulus money for his open mic nights?

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Jim R Pickens wrote:
I wonder how many jobs this saved or created?
Almost a million dollars to "stimulate" interest in the internet.
Why not give Will a million of stimulus money for his open mic nights?
Come on Will Dockery, I posted this for you.
If they are going to waste all the stimulus money might as well finance "open mic nights" all over Columbus. LOL

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