According to Bloomberg, “Cowboys & Aliens” had 16 producers and eight credited writers. Eight writers? Did one specialize in verbs, one do nouns, and another handle syntax? "Hey, they stuck me with dangling participles!"
Soon there will be one guy cracking eggs, another flipping them, and a third salting them so that one customer can chew, another swallow and a third digest. Eight writers. Must have been hell reaching the keyboard.