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Friday October 16th, 2020 night edition

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Every Member of Margot Robbie and Christina Hodson’s All-Women Screenwriting Lab Has Sold a Feature Film

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An inaugural screenwriting lab co-founded by Margot Robbie, designed to help women writers break into the action and franchise film market, has seen a stunning 100% sales return on six original pitches.

The program is titled The Lucky Exports Pitch Program, and was created by Christina Hodson and Morgan Howell of Hodson Exports and Robbie, Josey McNamara, and Tom Ackerley of LuckyChap Entertainment.

The six writers include Sue Chung, Charmaine DeGraté, Eileen Jones, Faith Liu, Dagny Looper, and Maria Sten. »

Candidate in high-profile North Dakota House race died of COVID-19

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Andahl's death also came as a shock to members of the North Dakota Republican Party.

"On behalf of all North Dakota Republicans I would like to offer my prayers to a great Republican, David Andahl.

Early voting in North Dakota has already begun, and Secretary of State Al Jaeger said that it's too late to replace Andahl on the November ballot. »

White House economic advisers warned investors about pandemic, but not American public

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Senior White House economic advisors warned conservative donors and investors about their pandemic concerns as Donald Trump promised Americans coronavirus would “disappear”, according to reports.

Those details were outlined in a memo The Times obtained, which was written by a Hoover Institution board member and hedge fund consultant, William Callanan, amid three days of meetings with White House advisers.

Mr Callanan noted how J. Philipson, a senior economic adviser to the US president, told investors on 24 February that he could not yet estimate the effects of the virus on the American economy. »

YouTube bans QAnon, other conspiracy content that targets individuals

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YouTube said Thursday that it would no longer allow content that targets individuals and groups with conspiracy theories, specifically QAnon and its antecedent, "pizzagate.".

While not a blanket ban, YouTube expects the new policy to have a significant impact on the remaining QAnon content.

“On the other hand, by only prohibiting conspiratorial content that specifically targets other individuals or groups, it may leave huge amounts of leeway for QAnon content to continue to thrive.”. »