I've seen comments here and there throughout the Gawkerverse from people who don't have authorship privileges at Clashtalk. Comments that sometimes seem to imply those people think they're being excluded. It's been ages since I put up a reminder about how you can become a Clashtalk author, so here goes:
Hang out with us. Comment here and interact with Clashtalkers. Let us get to know you. Then you're good to go.