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The Polluted Documentary Oscar Pool

obmug Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 10:08 PM
The most intelligent (and most likely to produce any meaningful results) thing I can think of to say about Hollywood and it's Academy would be this: nothing.
The cabal that chooses the 15 nominees for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature has issued its 2013 selections. Why was the top-grossing documentary of 2012 -- and the fourth most-successful documentary of all time - not on that expansive list?

Because it was "2016," the film in which conservative author Dinesh D'Souza warns of a dark future for America if Barack Obama is re-elected. The film's producer, Gerald Molen, who already won an Oscar for "Schindler's List," was scandalized. "The action confirms my opinion that the bias against anything from a conservative point of view is dead...