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This year’s Academy Awards were praised by many for tackling pressing issues including the lack of diversity in Hollywood and global warming, but the topic of sexual assault was one of the biggest of the night, with Vice President Joe Biden and singer Lady Gaga pushing for the end of rape culture.
The 87th Annual Academy Awards were held Sunday and once again, were dominated by whites in all categories. It is no question that people of color are severely underrepresented at the Oscars.
This year there are 10 films up for the Best Picture Award including “Toy Story 3,” “127 Hours,” “The Kids Are All Right,” “Inception,” “True Grit,” “The King’s Speech,” “Black Swan,” “The Social Network,” “ The Fighter “ and “Winter’s Bone.”
Campus and community arts events for the week of Oct. 19, 2007.
After the release of “An Inconvenient Truth,” Al Gore was at the center of jokes and parodies concerning global warming. In May 2006 Gore starred in the opening skit on “Saturday Night Live,” joking about how his last six years as “president” have changed the world for the best.
The Oscars used to be the most eagerly anticipated awards show of the year.
One of Hollywood’s most glamorous evenings is just days away.
Is school over yet? I mean, come on. What’s with this thing? It’s like one of those anti-drug commercials with the eggs in the frying pan. “This is your brain on drugs.”
This past Sunday we witnessed the 78th Annual Academy Awards. And some aspects of the show were better than others.