It might! Negotiations are still going on - the guild wants better deals on DVDs and this new-fangled internet media stuff - but the strike may come as early as Nov. 1 and bring with it months and months of truly awful TV.
Editorial note: Whoa! You've found a super-old post here on BuzzFeed, from an earlier era of the site. It doesn't really represent where we are anymore, and may in fact be totally broken, but we're leaving it up as a part of our early history.