pencils down means pencils down
In this Daily Variety ad, 100 showrunners put their names on the list. LOST is included.
“You guys will still break stories, right?”
“Your people can still write scripts. I mean, who would know?”
We would know that doing so undermines the very cause for which we’re fighting. We would know that it sends the wrong message to those who honor our picket lines
We would know that it only serves to prolong a strike.
So, just to be absolutely clear: In the event of a strike, we, the following showrunners, will do no writing and no story breaking — nor will any be asked of our writing staffs — until we get a deal.
"Carlton Cuse Damon Lindelof (Lost)"