Monday, February 23, 2009

Oscar zeitgeist

Washington Post's Amy Argetsinger:

... Spanish actress Penélope Cruz ... delivered the first of the night's many heavily accented acceptance speeches.

Guardian's Catherine Shoard:

Brits also did well in other categories. [...]

The Hindu:

The Mozart of Madras, A.R. Rahman bagged two of the coveted statuettes for Original Score and Best Song for Jai Ho ... Slumdog [Millionaire] also won ... [bold emphasis added]

And, yes, all these quotes have been taken out of context. '-)