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Los Angeles Film School May Not Get You That Hollywood Job You Always Wanted

Sad news for naive, aspiring Hollywood creatives out there. Students at the Los Angeles Film School and the Los Angeles Recording School have filed a class-action lawsuit for fraudulent business practices against the two institutions for allegedly distorting their job-placement rates in the entertainment industry. For-profit educational centers have come under fire in the last few months for misleading and exploiting students, so here’s another anecdote to add a little fuel to the growing distrust. Relatedly: Those correspondence art schools with ads in the back of magazines that feature the adorable “Tippy the Turtle” are legit, right? We’re not asking, or anything, you know. It’s for a friend. [HR]

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