Carson Daly by Michael Williams/NBC Photo Carson Daly by Michael Williams/NBC Photo

Although the Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers returned to the bargaining table Monday, when they left it again eight hours later, they didn't say diddly about what transpired. Rather, the blabbermouths held to a strict media blackout. (Bastards!)

In related news, NBC's Last Call with Carson Daly is back in production this week, making it the first late-night talk show to cross the picket lines. Maybe they figured, writers or no writers, it's beyond help? - Ben Katner

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