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Vulture jokes fans might mess with Oscars

Kimtc
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Dec 28 2012, 9:29pm


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There is a funny piece on Vulture about the problems Academy members are having with the new online Oscar voting (if you go to the longer article in the Hollywood Reporter, they hint it's because the average Academy member age is 62, a bit ageist if you ask me). They also mention that because of the sign in method, it appears to be "wildly susceptible to outside interference. Hope you're ready for a Hobbit sweep!" http://www.vulture.com/2012/12/oscars-e-voting-is-not-going-too-smoothly.html

So all us tech-savvy Hobbit fans are going to hack the Oscars this year, meaning if The Hobbit wins anything it is clearly because of hacking (or elderly Academy member user failure). I guess we should be proud that they think we are smart enough to do this, and that we are passionate enough as well. Or they just think we're nuts.

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Vulture jokes fans might mess with Oscars Kimtc Send a private message to Kimtc Dec 28 2012, 9:29pm
    There's a very fine line between these two things when it comes to being a fanboy/girl! :) // Captain Salt Send a private message to Captain Salt Dec 28 2012, 10:03pm

 
 
 

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