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Jon Levine / The Wrap:
Memo: CBS President David Rhodes says the network has terminated Charlie Rose's employment, effective immediately
Jennifer Maas / The Wrap:
36 female SNL staffers who worked with Senator Al Franken, who was a writer for the show, released a statement of public support for him
Kim Masters / Hollywood Reporter:
Memo: Pixar creative chief John Lasseter is taking a 6-month sabbatical, apologizes to staff for unwanted hugs “or any other gesture they felt crossed the line”
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