J. Micheal Straczynski was the story editor of the first two seasons of The Real Ghostbusters
, and wrote most of the show's best episodes. His work ensured that the show's early days would be well regarded even now, three decades later.
In honor of "GB Day" last Thursday, he made a post talking about how he got the job:https://www.facebook.com/officialjmspag ... 9921110865
It's definitely worth a look.
Thanks to mrmichaelt for finding this.