An inside glimpse into what it means to be a female writer and showrunner in Hollywood

In her new book about her career as a television writer, Nell Scovell talks about interviewing for a job during one of her pregnancies. "I went to meet Joss Whedon, creator of 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer,'" she emailed a friend shortly after. "He took one look at me and said, 'Boy, are you fat.'" Scovell laughed. Then the show's co-executive producer jokingly asked if he should put down a tarp. The postscript: "They didn't hire me."

Gamecocks headed back to the drawing board before facing UConn

The Gamecocks beat Bufallo to advance in NCAA tournament play, but with 26 turnovers, they need to make some changes to their gameplan.
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