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  1. Will Smith Learned of Wife's Oscar-Boycott Video From the Paparazzi

    10:29 am 2/3/2016

    "Let me tell you if I was the only person of color nominated, my wife would have made two videos," Smith said, laughing, of criticism that Jada Pinkett Smith's boycott was inspired by his lack of a nomination. "She would not have gone with me. Trust."Read more

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  2. PETA Shows Support for Jada Pinkett Smith's Ivory Tusk

    10:00 am 1/30/2016

    Viewers of Smith's Oscar-boycott Facebook video posted on Jan. 18 were quick to point out the faux replica on display in the background.Read more

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  3. Charlton Heston's Son, an Oscar Voter, Criticizes "Orwellian" Diversity Changes

    2:32 pm 1/29/2016

    "This move was ill-advised, ill-considered, possibly illegal, and in essence just all kinds of wrong," Fraser Heston states.Read more

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  4. Oscar-Winning Producer Denounces "Spoiled Brats" Crying "Racism"

    7:00 am 1/22/2016

    "As far as Michael Moore is concerned, he is a socialist always looking to insert his brand of racist hatred. Spike Lee — haven't I heard this from him before?" says 'Schindler's List' producer Gerald Molen.Read more

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  5. Oscars: Jada Pinkett Smith Thanks Academy for "Quick Response"

    5:41 pm 1/19/2016

    The actress tweets support for president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, who said she was "heartbroken" about the lack of diversity in this year's nominees in a rare and lengthy statement on Monday. Read more

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  6. Ben Carson: Oscar Boycott Is Mainly Relevant to "a Few Hollywood Elites"

    12:37 pm 1/19/2016

    At "the end of the day, the American people have far more important concerns," the presidential candidate stated. Read more

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  7. 'Fresh Prince' Actress Slams Jada Pinkett Smith's Oscars Boycott With Video Rant

    8:28 pm 1/18/2016

    Janet Hubert, who played the first Aunt Viv, posted a video on Martin Luther King Jr. Day addressing the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, and Pinkett Smith's public decision to boycott the show.Read more

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  8. #OscarsSoWhite Creator Endorses Oscar Boycott

    4:52 pm 1/18/2016

    In the wake of Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith saying they won't attend this year's Academy Awards, April Reign, who created the hashtag that focuses on the lack of minority nominees, is urging others to do the same.Read more

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  9. Oscars: Jada Pinkett Smith Says She Won't Attend Awards, Contemplates Appropriate Response to Lack of Nonwhite Nominees

    8:39 am 1/16/2016

    The actress' actor husband, Will Smith, is among nonwhite performers who were snubbed in the acting categories.Read more

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  10. Capes Take Off on the Golden Globes Carpet

    6:03 pm 1/10/2016

    Jennifer Lopez and Emilia Clarke, among other A-listers, kept warm on the carpet with the sleeveless cloak.Read more

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