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It's Oscar time!

by Jim McKinney

We, the intrepid crew of "KMN", have stuck our collective necks out regarding this year's Oscars...here are our choices for the winners of the gold statue...

Best Picture - Andrew, "Gravity"...Tim, "Nebraska"...Jim, "12 Years a Slave"

Best Actor - Andrew/Jim - Matthew McConaughey...Tim, Christian Bale

Best Actress - Andrew/Jim- Cate Blanchett...Tim, Meryl Streep

(Jim does think Dame Judi Dench would be a great choice here)

Best Supporting Actor - Andrew, Michael Fassbender...Tim, Bradley Cooper

                                    Jim, Jared Leto

Best Supporting Actress - Andrew, Jennifer Lawrence...Tim, Sally Hawkins...Jim, Lupita Nyong'o

Best Director - Andrew, Alfonso Cuaron for "Gravity"...Tim, Alexander Payne for "Nebraska"...

                      Jim, David O. Russell for "American Hustle"

**It should be noted that Andrew believes that "12 Years a Slave" should sweep every category**

Check back on Monday!