French court ruling makes a job of Temptation

Zoot alors! An interesting ruling from France, where labour laws remain among the strongest in the world, in terms of recognizing workers’ rights. Just imagine the ramifications on your leisure time if those off-hour and weekend missives from your Crackberry-addicted boss became billable time!

Reality Show Contestants win right to overtime and holidays

What do you think? Fair recompense for handing over your life to the ravenous maw of the entertainment industry, or employment rights overkill?
Frankly, you’d have to pay ME just to watch, but rabbit ears, HNIC (gosh I miss that song), Simpsons re-runs, Fringe, and the occasional dose of Strombo is enough to satiate my appetite for the medium.