Can fan fiction fill the void left by the TV writers' strike? Media Week: "In addition to forcing the networks to air repeats of late-night talk shows, the strike has now also put them in the position of having to change up their midseason schedules—and the first casualty of those changes is Fox's hit 24".
Check out the section devoted to 24 on FanFiction.net.
For that matter, can ad agencies be summoned to write TV content?
P.S. Looked it up; TV Week's blog writes about it. I'll see if I can ask Dr. Jenkins what he thinks during the upcoming Futures of Entertainment conference.