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    From: (Jms at B5)
 Subject: Re: ATTN JMS: Familiar Sentiments?
    Date: 5/23/1996 7:19:00 AM  

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While my experience on other shows has not been quite the same as
Hertzog's, I can understand his sentiments, certainly. I've been
uncommonly fortunate in that in most of the shows I've done, I've had a
pretty free hand to do pretty much whatever I wanted. But nowhere as much
as on B5. Nowhere, man.


I wanted to check out Nowhere Man more often, but only actually managed to
watch the first and last episodes of this season. I thought it held great

To the overall tone...yes, there are times when doing a show becomes a
terrible, grinding responsibility on a day-to-day basis. Especially one
as mind-bogglingly complex as B5. You can't just go off and sit by the
shore for a day or to, it's the totality of your waking life. Go watch
Jack Klugman in "A Game of Pool" from TZ1, you'll understand.

In that light, the online experience -- with its occasional ups and downs,
potholes and rooftop snipers -- can be a source of great emotional
sustenance. (When one is not driven mad by them.) It's a great


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