Mark Harris on Three Dumb Oscar Rules that Need to Change
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Mark Harris on Three Dumb Oscar Rules that Need to Change

  Like a snake eating its own tail, Mark Harris, over at Grantland, suggests that…

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Campaign Regulations for 84th Academy Awards
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Campaign Regulations for 84th Academy Awards

Press release: Beverly Hills, CA – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today…

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Russell Brand and Others Invited to Join the AMPAS
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Russell Brand and Others Invited to Join the AMPAS

Jackie Weaver, Rooney Mara, Gerard Butler, Bradley Cooper, Vince Cassel, David Duchovny, John Hawkes –…

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The State of the Race: Well, Maybe We Don't Wanna Pick TEN
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The State of the Race: Well, Maybe We Don't Wanna Pick TEN

The AMPAS rocked the Oscar blogging world …cough cough, sputter sputter.  Let’s start that again.…

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Electronic Voting for Oscar
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Electronic Voting for Oscar

The Academy members will now have the opportunity to vote electronically, Nikki Finke just confirmed. …

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Dawn Hudson Replaces Bruce Davis at the AMPAS
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Dawn Hudson Replaces Bruce Davis at the AMPAS

How exciting that a woman has actually risen in the ranks at the AMPAS. Says…

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Kathryn Bigelow, Michael Moore and Anne Coates Elected to Board
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Kathryn Bigelow, Michael Moore and Anne Coates Elected to Board

AMPAS’ press release announces that Kathryn Bigelow, editor Anne Coates and Michael Moore will be…

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135 Names Invited to Join the Academy
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135 Names Invited to Join the Academy

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (aka the AMPAS) has invited 135 various…

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More Numbers Explainers – Oscar’s Math
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More Numbers Explainers – Oscar’s Math

The Numbers – Oscars Best Picture Rule Changes
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The Numbers – Oscars Best Picture Rule Changes

Thanks to Craig over at LiC for the tip-off that first, Steve Pond (Oscar guy…

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