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Oscar Nominations Snub Gates

Susan Notes:

Maybe there is a god, after all.

Here's Browning on the topic of Oscar nominations:

God's in his Heaven
All's right with the world!
Okay, so it's not nice to revel in someone else's misery, but who can help it? Superman snubbed. For once, all the Gates money didn't buy what he wanted. "Waiting for Superman," the fictional documentary about how to fix urban schools, was ignored by the Oscar nominating committee.


The Academy Award for Documentary Feature is among the most prestigious awards for documentary films. Here are the nominees:

Documentary (Feature)
"Exit through the Gift Shop"
"Inside Job"
"Waste Land"

Documentary (Short Subject)
"Killing in the Name"
"Poster Girl"
"Strangers No More"
"Sun Come Up"
"The Warriors of Qiugang"

— Susan Ohanian


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