Canadian members of Oscars academy weigh in on changes to the show
4 days ago - By National Post
TORONTO - If there's one Canadian who understands the consequences of an Oscars show that runs too long, it's J. Miles Dale.
The Toronto producer's best-picture acceptance speech for “The Shape of Water” at this year's Academy Awards was unceremoniously cut off by music because the show was running too long and needed to squeeze in a comedy bit involving a Jet Ski at the very end.
As the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences attempts to shorten the show to three hours and add a “popular film” category as part of changes announced earlier this week, Dale and some other Canadian...
Read more ...
The headlines of News BreaK
Six-year-old girl orders $350 worth of toys on mom's Amazon account
The mischievous smile says it all.
'I'm sorry for the mistake': Sarah Sanders issues correction for false...
The White House Council of Economic Advisers apologized for the figure saying it was miscommunication to Sanders.
Thief makes off with nearly $100K in ramen noodles
That's a lot of ramen noodles.
Someone paid $56K for an unopened box of 1999 Pokémon cards
This is an extreme case of "gotta catch 'em all."
Pennsylvania priests abused more than 1,000 children, report says
Suicide survivor gets ‘ultimate second chance' after historic face transplant
"Life is precious, and life is beautiful."
WATCH: DeAndre Hopkins kicked out of joint Texans-49ers practice for fighting
Hopkins was seen scuffling with 49ers safety Jimmie Ward, which got him booted from practice.
NFL star unloads on QBs: Hyped rookie is ‘trash,' Eli isn't good
If Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey can't go after quarterbacks physically, he'll tear them apart verbally instead. In an interview with GQ that was published Wednesday...
Lewandowski: Bloomberg would give Trump run for his money in 2020
WASHINGTON - Former Mayor Mike Bloomberg poses the greatest threat to President Trump's re-election in 2020, according to the president's former campaign manager. Corey...
Pearl Jam poster shows bald eagle pecking at Trump corpse
A cartoonish poster for a recent Pearl Jam gig sparked outrage among fans of President Trump for showing the White House in flames and a bald eagle pecking away on the...