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Entertainment Why the new Oscar changes? Blame the poor ratings

13:42  09 august  2018
13:42  09 august  2018 Source:   ew.com

Academy Creates More Problems Than It Solves With "Popular" Oscar

  Academy Creates More Problems Than It Solves With "I think change is needed," one new Academy member says, "but I’m not sure creating a new category and calling it 'popular' is exactly right."And the Oscar goes to … Ryan Reynolds!

Even those who were at one point determined to change the world refocused on changing their bodies. But as the classes diverged, the new stereotype of the lower classes as wilfully unhealthy quickly fused with Why the excess mortality among poor white Americans? In the last few decades

Why do we gently teach high-income folks, and blame the poor ones? Poor people already have a ton of problems. From stressing about having enough money putting food But we can change this. We can all work to help out. I have a challenge for you. Let’s all positively contribute to peoples lives.

If you’re searching for a reason behind the movie academy’s head-scratching decision to add a popular category to the competition, look no further than this year’s Oscars telecast: It was the least-viewed telecast in the show’s history.

The Academy Awards on ABC in March averaged 26.5 million viewers, down from last year’s 32 million. Though it still remained the most-watched award show on TV —  the Grammys, in comparison, only averaged 19.8 million on Jan. 28, while the 2017 Emmy telecast matched its 2016 season low of 11.38 million — Oscar viewership is nothing like the days when it pulled in more than 40 million viewers.

Alphabet Makes a $375 Million Bet on Obamacare Startup Oscar

  Alphabet Makes a $375 Million Bet on Obamacare Startup Oscar Alphabet Inc. is putting $375 million into Obamacare startup Oscar Health, the latest health-care investment from Google’s parent company. Oscar plans to use the funds to help fuel its entrance into the lucrative market for privately administered health-insurance plans for seniors, known as Medicare Advantage, in 2020, Chief Executive Officer Mario Schlosser said in a statement. Salar Kamangar, the former CEO of YouTube, will join Oscar’s board, the company said.Before the latest investment, Oscar had raised almost $900 million, garnering a $3.2 billion valuation.

As a result, we blame the victims of misfortune. Poor people who work three jobs and still can’t support a family are blamed for “laziness” and failure, despite facing an economy that is stacked against them. Understanding why could lead to new ways to fight back.

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People just don’t watch the Oscars much these days, a phenomenon that has as much to do with how unfamiliar folks are with many of the winners (this year’s Best Picture victor, The Shape of Water, only earned $57 million at the box office by the time of the show) as it does the myriad of choices on the small screen. Why wait to see if a Frances McDormand movie will win the golden statue when there’s the opportunity to binge Killing Eve, instead?

That’s obviously why the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences today said it is creating a new category to honor “achievement in popular film.” It also wants to air a “more globally accessible three-hour telecast” on Feb. 9, 2019 — almost a month earlier than its usual slot at the end of February.

Oscar Robertson’s 1971 championship ring sells for $75,948 at auction

  Oscar Robertson’s 1971 championship ring sells for $75,948 at auction Oscar Robertson sold off a lot of his memorabilia.In his career, he won just one title, with the Bucks in 1971. (He got it when he joined the Bucks and paired with a young Lew Alcindor — not yet Kareem Abdul-Jabbar — just a reminder for the “count the ringzzzz” crowd that basketball is now and always was a team sport that requires multiple stars and quality role players, plus a little luck, to win a title. Nobody can do it on their own and context matters.

Lately it seems our pity and compassion for the poor has been waning – and I’m beginning to believe it’s not entirely unreasonable. Historically, there has always been a tendency to blame the poor for their own poverty. This attitude stretches back millennia and was frequently used by the well-off to

So what is the evidence of the impact on the poorest of failure to act? The IMF authors start from our knowledge that higher temperatures make a range Furthermore, the increased frequency of extreme events will also do relatively more damage to the poorest countries. This is so for two reasons: these

Just how bad is the drop in Oscar viewership over the years? Check out the levels over the last 20 years.

2018: 26.5 million (Best picture winner: The Shape of Water)

2017: 32.9 million (Moonlight)

2016: 34.4 million (Spotlight)

2015: 37.2 million (Birdman)

2014: 43.7 million (12 Years a Slave)

2013: 40.3 million (Argo)

2012: 39.3 million (The Artist)

2011: 37.9 million (The King’s Speech)

2010: 41.7 million (The Hurt Locker)

2009: 36.3 million (Slumdog Millionaire)

2008: 32.0 million (No Country for Old Men)

2007: 40.1 million (The Departed)

2006: 38.9 million (Crash)

2005: 42.1 million (Million Dollar Baby)

2004: 43.5 million (The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King)

2003: 33.0 million (Chicago)

2002: 41.7 million (A Beautiful Mind)

2001: 42.9 million (Gladiator)

2000: 46.3 million (American Beauty)

1999: 45.6 million (Shakespeare in Love)

1998: 55.2 million (Titanic)

Ariana Grande Disables Instagram Comments as Fans Blame Her for Mac Miller's Death .
The singer and the rapper announced their split in May, prior to Grande's whirlwind romance with 'SNL' star Pete Davidson.ET can confirm that the rapper died at age 26 on Friday, and some fans were quick to blame Grande -- who announced her split from Miller in May after nearly two years together -- for his sudden death.

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