FBC Oscar Coverage, Part V: Predicting the Winners, part 1

FBC Oscar Coverage, Part V: Predicting the Winners, part 1

Ok, with nominations out and the Oscars a little over a week away, let’s knock out some predictions. I’ll be focusing on predictions for what I call the “Big 8” categories (Best Picture, Best Director, and all acting and screenplay categories). Let’s get predicty!

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A Quick Look At The 2020 Grammys…

A Quick Look At The 2020 Grammys…

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards take place tonight in California and will be aired on CBS. They start at 5:00 PM PST and should end sometime around April.

The Grammys are long. You know how people bitch about how the Oscars are long? AMPAS ain’t got nothing on The Recording Academy, baby! They’re so long. Too long.

And I’m gonna watch it… well, most of it. Until I fall asleep.

Here’s what you need to know about music’s biggest night.

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FBC Oscar Coverage, Part IV: A Review Of The Last 20 Best Picture Winners

FBC Oscar Coverage, Part IV: A Review Of The Last 20 Best Picture Winners

As we prepare to enter the third decade of the 2000’s, I thought I would take a look back at the previous 20 Best Picture winners, rank them against one another, and ask a very important question: Was the film truly the Best Picture of all the nominated films?

Here are those results. Come get ya some:

(all years listed are the years when the Oscars ceremony took place)

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FBC Oscar Coverage, Part III: Nominations Recap (Or re-crap, amirite?)

FBC Oscar Coverage, Part III: Nominations Recap (Or re-crap, amirite?)

Earlier this morning, AMPAS released the nominations for the 92nd Academy Awards, to be held on February 9th. How did I do in predicting the nominees? A very respectable 39/50, which earns me the right to force my opinions on your eyes.

Who were the big winners and losers? Let’s get Oscars, baby!

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FBC Oscar Coverage, Part II: The Host With The No-st

FBC Oscar Coverage, Part II: The Host With The No-st

Earlier this week, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) announced that, for the second year in a row, the Oscars broadcast will not have a host.

Let’s dive into it.

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FBC Oscar Coverage, part 1: Predicting The Big 9 Nominations

FBC Oscar Coverage, part 1: Predicting The Big 9 Nominations

When this site launched, the NFL season was beginning, and that was fantastic as Jack, Brandon, and Alec all know a lot about football. Rick and Michael have written cleverly and wonderfully about the MLB, NHL, and NBA.

Well, it’s Oscar season. It’s my time, shitbirds.

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