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Broadway shutdown devastating for nearly 100K actors and crew

CNN’s Vanessa Yurkevich speaks to Broadway employees who are out of work as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, leaving a devastating impact on theater production. Meanwhile CNN’s Fredricka Whitfield speaks to Carson Elrod, the co-founder and organizer of Be An #ArtsHero, about the economic and humanitarian toll taken with the entertainment industry shutting down. #CNN #News

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    isn't the Hunter Biden scandal much more important than this?

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    LMAO, Nobody gives a shit about fake broadway anyway

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    No one cares.
    New York voted in idiots.
    Tough.

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    Don't you wish you where no a ped#0

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    Clifford Schrader

    Too bad you guys let your Dem buddies shut you down. Maybe it's time you stood up and acted like a man and told those Dem wackjobs to keep their BS out of your business!

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    The can always act like they have a job.

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    This is what you idiots support…a bunch of ignorant so called democrats to run your city…your getting what you asked for and support you bunch of whiners

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    Maybe Nancy can share her wealth given she is refusing to sign the 1.8 trillion stimulus package

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    TRUTH: biden is a corrupt politician who received millions of dollars from China, Ukraine and God knows who else while he was VP. His son was part of it and his laptop proves this with all the emails…. his x-rated, drugging photos and videos help to show what kind of people they are….NO GOOD FOR AMERICA….

    whether you watch this video or not….many will…and wake up

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    Nobody to blame but the US govt for overdependence on china for basically everything & as you can see, it has a ripple effect on all sectors, including broadway.

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    America still refuses because of the GOP to accept that people like me, will never go back 'ever ever ever' go back to work because entire industries could take 10 years to come back if they do! We are living in a horrible time that the media is only covering the tip of the ice berg as the 10s of millions of people will become homeless very soon!

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    Targeted Individuals Be Strong

    Is it just me or does it seem we all have to vote for Trump. Considering the efforts of deception, censoring, and false stories they make up to try and stop him. Obviously the Mainstream Media like CNN and these people in the Democratic Party are panicking about something. I may not like everything Trump says, but one thing I do know is he loves this country. He's lost billions already being president. I just have to see what these maniacs are hiding. I'm voting Trump. I've decided.

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    Lobby the public to wear their masks.
    Lobby states to do real contact tracing.
    These things need to change in order to bring back the arts.

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    😢😢😢😢 this makes me a sad thespian

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    https://youtu.be/8rHevwEhzF4

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    DEFUND THE POLICE

    I can't think of any industry that deserves to go out of business more than Broadway.

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    British Comedy Bronco Rothschild Triple Agent

    No Virus exists. But, you lie very well. Nice story. A bit orchestrated and fake like the virus. Doesn’t the FBI promote false flag attacks and then come and pretend to be the hero’s. The FBI is the most corrupt intelligence agency in the entire world. The FBI also oversees the NAZI FAMILY FUSION CENTERS which do domestic spying on innocent American citizens worldwide especially intellectuals. The FBI are just anti-American GangStalkers who guilty of espionage crimes against American citizens. Julian Assange and Edward Snowden are an example of two REAL HERO’s and TARGETED INDIVIDUALS of the FBI GangStalking Federal Criminals.
    Hold your horses, the charged ones are being smeared in the media. Innocent until proven guilty. That’s what the FBI says? The charged party’s have not had the opportunity to respond yet, while you falsely assume they are guilty.

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    Well they can thank Donald Trump for this one too..

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    Thank Nancy Team,Democrat Governor team..

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    Any chance of Nancy not being a horrible bitch and passing that relief bill anytime soon?

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    As many as a dozen conservatives, many wearing Make America Great Again ball caps, were attacked by Antifa thugs outside Twitter headquarters in San Francisco.
    A police officer was also injured in the melee after Antifa pelted the group with rocks, bottles and other debris. https://www.toddstarnes.com/politics/multiple-injuries-trump-supporters-attacked-in-san-francisco-outside-twitter-hq/

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    0:01 – Anderson Cooper is a millionaire. I wonder how much this woman gets paid, or the CNN worker that has to comb the comment section.

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    Thank Joe,Biden Hunter Biden Democrat Team,to Tell Democrats governors …

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    CNN Breaking News,=Thank Your Democrat Governors keeping state closed Democrats Don't vote For Joe.

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    Trump 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸2020
    Will open up den states

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    AmishMafiaLancaster Amos

    This is why Joe is going to win in a landslide this November. Trump doesn't stand a chance. Biden2020
    https://youtu.be/yD73PYyCBpQ

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    It's o.k. for Nasty Nancy Piglosi. She can watch her DVDs and enjoy her ice cream

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    https://youtu.be/bpI3jqW-L50 HIDDEN FROM YOU

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    Devastating but necessary :o(

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