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  1. Meet the Man Whose Tweet Brought Down Brett Ratner

    1:48 pm 11/9/2011

    D.C. Douglas, an actor and voice-over specialist, first tweeted about Ratner saying “rehearsal's for fags.” The ensuing firestorm has ended with Ratner and host Eddie Murphy exiting the show and Brian Grazer taking over as producer. Read more

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  2. Eddie Murphy Out As Oscar Host: What Hollywood Is Saying

    12:49 pm 11/9/2011

    The actor announced he will no longer be hosting the Oscars Tuesday, one day after his "Tower Heist" director, Brett Ratner, stepped down from his gig as the awards show producer. Read more

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  3. Howard Stern Defends Brett Ratner, Slams Hollywood As 'Loony' (Video)

    12:42 pm 11/9/2011

    The shock-jock contrasts reaction to the director's use of the word "fag" to controversies involving Roman Polanski, Hilary Swank and Charlie Sheen.Read more

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  4. Eddie Murphy Out, Brett Ratner Deuces: Who Should Replace the Oscar Team? (Poll)

    12:29 pm 11/9/2011

    THR wants to know who its readers think the Academy should tap next to replace the duo.Read more

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  5. Eddie Murphy's 6 Biggest Missteps Before Bailing on the Oscars

    11:51 am 11/9/2011

    "Norbit," an album and picking up a prostitute are among the notable entries on THR's chronology of the comedian's biggest snafus.Read more

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  6. Eddie Murphy Exits as Oscar Host

    11:00 am 11/9/2011

    The actor's departure comes a day after show producer Brett Ratner stepped down.Read more

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  7. Brett Ratner: What the Industry Is Saying

    10:19 am 11/9/2011

    There are no shortage of opinions on the director, who announced he would no longer be producing the 2012 Oscars telecast Tuesday after recently making an anti-gay comment. Read more

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  8. Brett Ratner Spoofed by 'Happy Endings' Actor for Funny or Die (Video)

    8:44 am 11/9/2011

    Adam Pally channels the disgraced Oscar producer in a new clip, poking fun at a few of his latest offensive comments.Read more

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  9. THR Poll: Oscar Viewers Want Eddie Murphy as Host

    6:47 am 11/9/2011

    Following Brett Ratner's sudden departure as producer of the 84th Academy Awards, the "Tower Heist" star remains mum about his hosting gig. Read more

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  10. Brett Ratner, Allan Carr and the Home That Unites the Disgraced Oscar Producers

    6:39 pm 11/8/2011

    Carr, who was gay, and Ratner, who is straight, both crossed the line with the Academy while residing at Hilhaven Lodge.Read more

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