One of our all-time most read blog posts ever is screenwriter Josh Olson's delicious rant, "I Will Not Read Your Fucking Script."
The piece has been so popular over the last three years, at this point Josh is probably better known as the "Fucking Script" guy than for being nominated for an Oscar f ... More >>
Somewhat unbelievably, here we find ourselves on the last Friday of 2011. We hope this year has been a good one for you. As for us, well, we can't complain too much. After all, this is the post in which we get to brag a little: The most-read stories in the Voice for the year. Whee. Previous top stor ... More >>
This really felt like a breakout year at the Voice, with our big NYPD investigative series, the Runnin' Scared, Sound of the City, and Fork in the Road blogs blowing up, and, um, you know, we're still in print and stuff.
Can you guess which Voice story made the biggest splash this year? Befo ... More >>
In Austin, Voice friend Josh Olson -- screenwriter of A History of Violence and author of last year's popular screed, "I Will Not Read Your Fucking Script" -- served on a SXSW panel with Alex Tse, who wrote the screenplay for Watchmen.
Olson tells us Tse surprised him with a gift his wife Li ... More >>
Barring a massive surge of readership between now and Thursday night (and with Michael Musto half-naked on this week's cover, anything is possible), we can safely say that the following stories generated the most interest from our readers this year. (And watch out for #3 -- it's definitely Not Safe ... More >>
Ellison and Olson: Not in a reading mood.
Several of our commenters have struck on the Dr. Seuss-like cadence of Josh Olson's popular manifesto, "I Will Not Read Your Fucking Script."
One of the first to point it out was Steve Jarrett, a writer and teacher in Winston-Salem who sent Olson the ... More >>
Among the hundreds of comments we've received in reaction to Josh Olson's acerbic rant, "I Will Not Read Your Fucking Script," was this gem by longtime science fiction writer David Gerrold. For those of you who don't obsess about Star Trek, it was Gerrold who penned the "Trouble with Tribbles ... More >>
Dancers from InSpirit beckon passers-by to enter a new store on Broadway near 13th Street.
Labor Day, with its West Indian American Day Parade, was the high point of the week. The low point was, let's see... the rest of it.
9/11 was a popular topic. It was oddly related to a Twitter Festiv ... More >>
We know you've been working very hard on your screenplay, but before you go looking for some professional feedback, you might keep in mind the following piece by A History of Violence screenwriter Josh Olson.
I will not read your fucking script.
That's simple enough, isn't it? "I will not ... More >>