'Modern Family' producer mocks Zucker (Tweets)
"Modern Family" producer (and executive producer of NBC's short-lived "Coupling") Danny Zuker on Twitter reacting to Jeff Zucker finally leaving NBC:
"Jeff Zucker weighing options. He's had many offers but not sure which company he will destroy next."
"Jeff Zucker leaving NBC to search Middle Earth for his 'precious.'"
Threw in "Daily Show" writer Tim Carvell:
"Great news! I just got my tickets for Jeff Zucker's 'Legally Prohibited From Running a TV Network' Tour"
From TV writer Eric Haywood:
"Now I get it. The 'event' that #NBC told us was coming turned out to be Jeff Zucker's employment termination."
TV comedy writer Bill Oakley:
"Adios to NBC's Zucker, finally! The year after he had Conan arrested in college, he tried to get me kicked out ... To clarify previous Tweet: Zucker was the "inconvenienced" student who called the police on me, resulting in: http://twitpic.com/2rjoz3 "
And here's just a random anonymous self-proclaimed writer-producer:
"Jeff Zucker CEO of NBC/U on his tenure: 'It has been a great run and I've been incredibly fortunate.' As usual, he got that HALF RIGHT."
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