Argo Wins Best Adapted Screenplay, Django Unchained Wins Best Original Screenplay

The Academy Award winner for Best Adapted Screenplay goes to:

Argo-Chris Terrio

 

The Oscar for Best Original Screenplay goes to:

Django Unchained-Quentin Tarantino

Hopefully now I will stop hearing the whining about how Tarantino is always snubbed by the Academy Awards. Acceptance speech was also a little self-congratulating, though not James Cameron level (not even close). However, they played him off as fast as they could!  Never mind, let the whining commence on Twitter.

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