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Dear Shaun Munro: Please Stop Stealing From the Cracked Workshop

So this guy’s a thief, a hack, and a disgrace to writing. Anyone who wishes to reblog this, tell this loser off, and boycott his shitty website (Whatculture), until they start coming up with their own ideas, be my guest.

srmxy:

This is Shaun Munro, acclaimed author of 10 Actresses Who Desperately Need To Go Nude:

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As proudly stated in his Twitter bio, Shaun is the Associate Editor of WhatCulture.com and a Tomatometer critic at Rotten Tomatoes. This is an article by Shaun Munro, posted at WhatCulture on July 1:

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And this is an article under the same premise pitched by two members of the Cracked Comedy Workshop exactly one week earlier:

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Shaun’s article has six entries in common with the Cracked pitch… but, y’know, so what? Websites steal full articles from Cracked.com all the time. There are entire Wordpress sites with dozens of subscribers that do nothing but repost Cracked lists as soon as they’re posted. Well, the difference here is that the articles Shaun is shamelessly copying haven’t been posted — he’s going into the Cracked Workshop (which is for registered members only) and swiping articles before they get a chance to go up on the site, making the original writer look like the plagiarist and thus putting their livelihood at risk. This has been called to Shaun’s attention, and he’s still doing it.

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