Drew Carey, lunchtime hero for striking writers

The year was 2007. Drew Carey had a successful, widely-beloved sitcom and his writers went on strike, seeking better wages and residuals on this new platform called "internet." In a show of solidarity with his comedy cousins, Drew graciously agreed to buy lunch at Bob's Big Boy in Toluca Lake for any striking writer who showed his or her WGA card, tip included, for the duration of the strike. — Read the rest