How to Write Like Aaron Sorkin
I've been watching The Newsroom lately, and it's the first show of Aaron Sorkin's I've watched in a big chunk, and I've noticed he tends to try to work in humor in dramatic or tense scenarios, but apparently he only know hows to do it one way:INT. Boardroom - DayThe main characters are having a serious discussion that could decide everything.
PERSON 1: This is serious, we can't let it slip away like a wet frog through our fingers. We need to act now.
PERSON 2: I caught a frog once, it wasn't that slippery.
PERSON 3: No one cares about the frog, we need to take care of this serious issue!
PERSON 2: All I'm saying is the gravity of the situation would be fel...