Currently Browsing: January 1, 2009

Oscar ’09: Money versus Merit

  Yes, I know, campaigning is nothing new in our culture, but I still don’t think most people realize how much time, effort, & money go into Oscar campaigns every year.  If we want to understand why Oscar is always so “blue,” then Feminists need to figure out how the game is played & do […]


Oscar ’09: Who’s got the Big Mo?

According to the LA Times, their blogger Pete Hammond is “one of the film industry’s best known award season pundits.”  So when I read his recent column analyzing the “Big Mo” in this year’s Oscar race, I sent him a message asking for his help getting answers to my questions about the SLUMDOG Brouhaha.  Let’s […]