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The Oscars: A self-indulgent analysis of the movies that I think should win

16 Feb
In Hollywood, even the trophies look vaguely Communist.

In Hollywood, even the trophies look vaguely Communist.

The Academy Awards have provided viewers with many reasons to hate them and very few reasons to love them. Every year the producers of the awards try and fail to make the show more entertaining. Like when they tried to appeal to different audiences by getting Anne Hathaway and James Franco to host (I’m still unclear on what the target audience was. Stoners and theater nerds? Because Anne Hathaway was definitely a theater kid in high school. And James Franco probably wasn’t THAT high, that’s just how his face and vocal inflections are.)

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