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"The 'boob' song, as it will be known in perpetuity, may go down as the highest-rated Oscar number in history, but at what
I was offended last week. As an Academy member, as the child of former Academy members and as a woman, I expected more from the best that the movie business has to offer. The Oscars are about honoring art and artists. It is not supposed to be a cheesy vaudeville show.
Seth MacFarlane's Oscars performance failed less because of racism, sexism, and homophobia than because he forgot what satire is and how it works. The satiric genius of late-night icons like Johnny Carson and beloved fictional curmudgeons like Archie Bunker has been lost in a sea of mindless snark.
Oscar Night 2013 -- It was Seth MacFarlane's Party -- Ben Affleck 'Redeemed' -- Oh, Come On, All He did Was Star in Gigli
I think we've gone overboard on Ben's "redemption" -- even Ben himself. He had a slump. It happens to everybody. He didn't go to hell in a hand basket. He just starred in Gigli.
"I figured if we're going to objectify women, we sure as heck better objectify men too!" Gisi wrote with his YouTube posting
The "Family Guy" showrunner hosted Sunday's Academy Awards, but said he will not take the job again. MacFarlane wrote on
Well, Mike, Oscar season -- which started when "Argo" premiered at the Telluride Film Festival last August -- is finally, mercifully over.
Sunday night's Oscars telecast proved one thing: perhaps women should be running the show -- figuratively and otherwise.