Howdy folks! It’s The Kendog!
Phew! I wonder if the folks in Hollywood are secretly loving all of this “controversy” over “lack of diversity” in the nominees for this year’s Academy Awards. Let’s face it: the Oscars, despite taking place in the liberal Hollywood biosphere, is represented by a decidedly slanted panel of old white men. The governing body of the Academy awards was, as of 2013, represented by 93% whites and 77% males with only 2% of the governing body being black. Is it any wonder why there is a dearth of black representation in the Oscars. The question is: does it really matter? Continue reading