For married A-listers, there's no better time to gush about your spouse than during your Oscar acceptance speech.
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Our core team of mathematicians here at The Soup has developed an algorithm for the speech, which was written the moment nominations were announced, then rehearsed tirelessly to appear off-the-cuff.
If there is one rule for acceptance speeches at awards shows, it's this: Thank your spouse!
After winning the award for Best Actor in a Comedy or M...
We were hours away from the Minnesota Book Awards, and my husband wanted to know if I'd prepared any remarks in case the book I wrote won. Well, no. "I think you should," he said.
I'm hesitant to do this because I'm almost positive I will be receiving an Oscar within the next two to three years (five max). On the other hand, in the 1 percent chance I never win, I want to still have my moment.
We asked our Facebook fans to make their own 5-word speeches while they waited for the Webby Awards to start.
Here are some of the best respon...
I've seen rampant militarism bankrupt every sector of this nation - from its tangible infrastructure to its intangible soul.
There's been a shocking amount of credulousness in the media's willingness to swallow what the administration feeds them, without investigating original sources first to see if it's true.
In 1934, Truman was elected as a U.S. Senator and for the next ten years undertook a distinguished career in Washington DC representing the people of Missouri.
Listening to John McCain's acceptance speech last night, it sounded like McCain -- Mr. Country First -- links he is the only true hero in this nation.
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I know that just about the entire blogosphere is talking about John McCain's pick of Sarah Palin (who?) for his running mate, but I, for one, refuse t...
Tonight, Barack Obama encapsulated, embodied, and articulated the mood of millions of Americans who clearly see that the last eight years have been a betrayal of America.
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