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  1. Samsung Marketing Chief Tells Story Behind Oscars Star-Studded Selfie

    8:47 am 3/19/2014

    A planned photo of host Ellen DeGeneres and Meryl Streep became much bigger and spurred a charity donation.Read more

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  2. Oscars Behind-the-Scenes: Ellen DeGeneres Plans Selfie, Rehearses 'Wine Captain' Joke (Video)

    9:00 am 3/6/2014

    The host is also shown interacting with presenters Channing Tatum, Benedict Cumberbatch, Will Smith and Jennifer Lawrence backstage, where the "American Hustle" star joked about taking a topless photo.Read more

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  3. TV Ratings: 'Live With Kelly and Michael' Beats 'Ellen' in Post-Oscar Race

    10:29 am 3/4/2014

    Scoring its best ratings since the 2011 exit of Regis Philbin, the Disney-ABC syndicated talker gets a big lift after the Academy Awards — narrowly outperforming the big show's host, whose own self-titled show gets a new record with women 18-49.Read more

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  4. Oscars: Liza Minnelli Responds to Ellen DeGeneres' Drag-Queen Joke (Video)

    8:39 am 3/4/2014

    The legendary singer-actress reveals what she really thought about the jab, for which DeGeneres has been criticized.Read more

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  5. Oscar Show Producers Reveal Secrets Behind Meryl's Selfie and That Pizza Order

    3:18 pm 3/3/2014

    Producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan also found a way to help the Academy acknowledge Sarah Jones, the camera operator whose death has raised the issue of set safety, in the broadcast, which was greeted with an uptick in ratings. Read more

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  6. Oscars Pizza Delivery Guy Gets $1,000 Tip (Video)

    2:01 pm 3/3/2014

    UPDATED: The Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria employee showed up on Monday's live "Ellen DeGeneres Show," with the restaurant telling THR the order was for 20 pizzas with cheese, pepperoni, mushroom and olives.Read more

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  7. Oscars: 7 Inside Jokes Explained

    12:01 pm 3/3/2014

    Sunday night's ceremony featured jokes about L.A.'s weather, key moments in nominated movies like "Captain Phillips," "Dallas Buyers Club" and "The Wolf of Wall Street" and Sandra Bullock's wealth.Read more

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  8. The Faces of Oscar: Liza's Disgust With Ellen, Scorsese's Loser Reaction, Travolta's Big Goof

    8:42 am 3/3/2014

    The Hollywood Reporter breaks down seven of the most memorable reactions from the winners, losers and everyone else.Read more

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  9. Oscars TV Review: Ellen Flops in Long, Boring, Self-Involved Show

    10:47 pm 3/2/2014

    As a television event, this year's Oscars was more like an endurance test -- turgid, badly directed, poorly produced and featuring an endless string of tired or wince-inducing moments from host Ellen DeGeneres.Read more

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