Thursday, March 20, 2003

Oscar insights


Counting down to the 75th Anniversary Oscars ceremony:

The firm now known as PricewaterhouseCoopers first tabulated Oscar ballots in 1935.

"May I have the envelope, please?" was dropped in 1957, when presenters first carried envelopes on stage themselves.

"And the Oscar goes to ... " replaced "And the winner is ..." in 1988.

Mound rebuilders
Mounds engineered magic
Glendale woman seeks title of Miss USA, esq.
Women of Year make life better'

'Master Harold' gutsy, gripping telling of apartheid

Book takes control of destiny question
Top 10s
The Early Word
'Big Bucks' recalls scandal
Oscar insights
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