One lucky guy is getting paid $100,000 for one year to be the Vice President of the “Dukes of Hazzard Institute.” This position was created as a contest by Country Music Television to hype The Dukes of Hazzard television show on the Internet.
After a tough, competitive job search, Christopher Nelson won over the producers by creating a fictional character, “Slick,” and promoting him.
It doesn’t sound like a bad gig for a year. Getting paid that much for writing online is any blogger’s fantasy, I’m sure.
Updated May 17, 2011 and originally published June 1, 2005. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @flexo on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.