The MPAA's leadership is mostly unaffected, said the MPAA spokeswoman.
That confirms something fundamental about my view of the world.
Exactly. Most companies are having to make cutbacks, but shockingly (or not so much) the people on top never even consider taking a pay cut themselves. In fact, when the economy started going south, those in charge probably gave themselves pay raises in order to pad their bank accounts. Just like how all of these bailouts keep happening: the government hands over 60 billion dollars, and what's the first thing that we hear? All of the top people receive large bonuses and go on vacations.