Academy Awards 2017: ALL the Winners!

Academy Awards 2017: ALL the Winners!

The 2017 Academy Awards aired live on Sunday night from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California.

Jimmy Kimmel served as host. Matt Damon served as his foil. And La La Land served notice: It is now one of the most-honored films in the history of Hollywood.

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2017 Oscar Nominations: Who Was Honored? Who Was Snubbed?

2017 Oscar Nominations: Who Was Honored? Who Was Snubbed?

Finally, 2017 offers some good news for folks of a  liberal/progressive slant, as it looks like there won't be a need to trot out the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag again this year.

The nominees of the 89th Academy Awards were announced this morning, and many were pleased to find that four of the nine Best Picture candidates feature people of color in the lead role.

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Chris Rock: How Did He Offend Asians?

Chris Rock: How Did He Offend Asians?

Chris Rock has mostly received positive reviews for his performance as host of the 2016 Academy Awards.

Those in the black community especially feel as if Rock struck the right kind of tone in dealing with the issue of race after no African-American actors or actresses were nominated this year.

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Chris Rock: Accused of Lying About Girl Scout Cookie Sales!

Chris Rock: Accused of Lying About Girl Scout Cookie Sales!

If you watched the 2016 Academy Awards on Sunday night then you probably remember the moment that host Chris Rock caught his star-studded off-guard with an unexpected request.

No, we're not talking about when he asked them to laugh at Stacey Dash's painfully awkward cameo. We're talking about the humorously heartwarming segment during which Rock helped his daughter win her troop's top honor by selling the most Girl Scout cookies.

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