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I don't see one anywhere, and I think ti definitely is worthy of its own thread. So 2 hrs to go!

Heard there is a chance it may snow tonight in L.A lol.

Its pretty clear The King's Speech will dominate... but I personally am hoping for at least a couple upsets.

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There was rumors it would snow here but so far I don't see any signs, it's clear skys right now at least where I am! lol. I am watching the red carpet special on E and it looks fine to.

I am mainly watching the awards to see James Franco host wub.gif didn't see The Kings Speech but yeah it looks like it will be sweeping the night mostly.

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My picks:

BEST ACTRESS: Natalie Portman (Though I was gunning forr Julianne Moore to get a nom, too)

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Melissa Leo/Amy Adams: I think both are worthy. (Though, I was gunning for Mila Kunis)

BEST ACTOR: James Franco...He deserves it!

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR: Christian Bale or Jeremy Renner



BEST SONG: Don't have a prefference, I was gunning for "You Haven't Seen the Last of Me" but....Yeah.

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Tangled isn't even nominated for Animated Film. The three nominees are: How To Train Your Dragon, The Illusionist and Toy Story 3.

Sometimes I question Guiliana and Kelly's expertise. They just raved about Cate Blanchett's ugly dress. Kelly defends those she is friends with as well (like Miley Cyrus).

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Best Picture: The King's Speech

Director: David Fincher, The Social Network

Actor: Colin Firth, The King's Speech

Actress: Natalie Portman, Black Swan

Supporting Actor: Christian Bale, The Fighter

Supporting Actress: Hailee Steinfeld, True Grit

Animated: Toy Story 3

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Its pretty clear The King's Speech will dominate... but I personally am hoping for at least a couple upsets.

I doubt there be any big upsets. The only question is Director: Fincher or Hooper.


Best Picture: The King's Speech

Director: Tom Hooper

Actor: Colin Firth

Actress: Natalie Portman

Supporting Actor: Christian Bale

Supporting Actresss: Melissa Leo

Adapted Screenplay: Aaron Sorkin, The Social Network

Original: David Seidler, The King's Speech

Animated Feature: Toy Story 3

Art Direction: Inception

Cinematography: True Grit

Costume Design: The King's Speech

Film Editing: The Social Network

Makeup: The Wolfman

Original Score: The King's Speech

Original Song: "We Belong Together" - Toy Story 3

Sound Editing: Inception

Sound Mixing: Inception

Visual Effects: Inception

Documentary Feature: Gasland

Documentary Short Subject: Strangers No More

Foreign Language Film: Biutiful

Animated Short Film: The Lost Thing

Live Action Short Film: God of Love

Of course those aren't necessarily who I'm rooting for. :)

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Kelly Osbourne doesn't know how to describe someones dress she likes without using the word "Classic".

Halle Berry looks phenomenal

Penelope Cruz looks dreadful from the neck down

Nicole Kidman's dress is a MISS

Sandra Bullock looks stunning!

I love Celine Dion's dress. She was acting strange on the red carpet to me, like not fully herself...looking forward to her performance later on though.

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