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    Anyone watching the Oscars tonight/now?

    Convenient nominee link!
    http://oscar.go.com/nominations

    I rly need to see a bunch of the nominated stuff at some point...
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    I do not understand why The Kids Are All Right is up for any awards.
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    I'm more astounded by Mark Ruffallo being nominated for his role in that.

    I want Michelle Williams to win best actress, but I think this is totally going to Natalie Portman.
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    My wife should win tonight.

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    Another thing I don't understand is James Franco. Why the fuck is he so popular?
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    Quote Originally Posted by fikus222 View Post
    Another thing I don't understand is James Franco, wtf.
    Did you watch a different version of 127 Hours then I did?

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    Quote Originally Posted by cutterbutter View Post
    Did you watch a different version of 127 Hours then I did?
    That's probably the one thing I haven't seen with him in it and I don't like anything that I've seen by him so far.
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    Quote Originally Posted by fikus222 View Post
    That's probably the one thing I haven't seen with him in it and I don't like anything that I've seen by him so far.
    Certainly his defining role, which isn't saying much in comparison to his others, but he's amazing in it. If I could pick, he would win Best Actor this evening. Carries an amazing movie on his own. Highly recommend it.

    Even though Colin Firth will take it easily. The best in Best Actor can be replaced with "most" in the academies eyes.
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    Back to the Future parody FTW

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    Anyone have a link to watch online? (like someone did for the grammys)


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    Quote Originally Posted by fikus222 View Post
    That's probably the one thing I haven't seen with him in it and I don't like anything that I've seen by him so far.
    I thought he was great in Freaks & Geeks, James Dean, and Milk.
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    Quote Originally Posted by clumsy342 View Post
    Anyone have a link to watch online? (like someone did for the grammys)
    http://www.directon.tv/channels/4089/

    Oh my, that guy was MAD nervous and sweating. But good for him.
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    Wow, totally forgot he was in Milk. But yes, agreed Drinky.


    Quote Originally Posted by HunterGather View Post
    Oh my, that guy was MAD nervous and sweating. But good for him.
    I thought he was going to be sick or something. And he's won before.

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    ladies and gentleman, the cryptkeeper.


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    he looks dead

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    Quote Originally Posted by clumsy342 View Post
    ladies and gentleman, the cryptkeeper.
    Kirk Douglas is a legend. I'm glad he can still get up there after his stroke.


    O man I love him. This is great.

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    That was lolzy.
    And well deserved win!
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    so.. how much did I miss? anyone know how much is left?


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    I think the show-show started at 830. So like 30 minutes into it.
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    It goes until 8:30 PST tonight.

    Bigger awards:
    Leo won best supporting actress. She also dropped the f bomb (awesome)
    Toy story 3 just won best animated picture.
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    Toy Story 3 gonna get it. Duh.
    But if it doesn't...biggest travesty ever.
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    Damn straight.
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    Pixar wins again. nothing new

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    ya sooo stoked for TS3
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    Aaron Sorkinnnnnnnnnnnnnnn

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    Quote Originally Posted by fikus222 View Post
    I do not understand why The Kids Are All Right is up for any awards.
    Because Julianne Moore is a fox

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    O wow... Franco is awesome.

    Christian Bale for Best Supporting Actor. Not even a contest.
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    o excellent.

    And I forgot all about Trent being nominated for score.

    Social Network or Inception will win best score, me thinks. It would be neat if Reznor won.
    Surely he's there in a suit with his lovely wife.
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    The screen/arches remind me of the hollywood bowl. Great use of the visuals.

    Here comes Trent and Atticus...

    BOOM.
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    FUCK YES TRENT!!!

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