The Academy Awards this Sunday!

Hi all, Be sure to tune in this Sunday at 7pm for the 88th Academy Awards (aka The Oscars). Click here to check out the nominees. Who do you think will win? Who do think should win?Screen shot 2016-02-25 at 4.06.40 PMI’m particularly interested in watching because of the #oscarssowhite controversy that has – yet again – arisen this year. Several black entertainers and industry people are boycotting. Chris Rock – this year’s host – is not one to mince words or shy away from controversial statements. How will he address the lack of black representation in this years’ (and pretty much every previous) awards?

Here are a couple articles for your reading pleasure:

Oscars So White? Or Oscars So Dumb? Discuss.

What #OscarsSoWhite got right – and wrong

 

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