On to what this means for TV: I found a great, comprehensive link that has the scoop on every major show's plans for the rest of this season. Unfortunately, there is no news on Prison Break, but I'll keep going back to that page until I hear something definitive.
Here's the link: http://community.tvguide.com/blog-entry/TVGuide-Editors-Blog/Ausiello-Report/Wga-Strike-Favorite/800032698
ETA: Okaaaaaaaaaaaay, it's POTENTIALLY ALMOST over. Jesus Christ, make up your minds already. However, the writers are probably already working on projects and scripts unofficially, and that's all I want.