I was so happy to see Slumdog sweep the oscars. Perhaps it will now be possible to atleast start a dialog about a more democratic society, about the haves and havenots and the deep divide between them.
Congratulations to AR Rahman. What a richly deserved award. Not just for this movie but for his entire body of extra ordinary work
In other news...
Frieda's dress was lovely.
I am glad the desi actors did not wear desi clothes. They wore the clothes that would market them appropriately on a world stage as working actors.
I wish I were skinny and could wear Anne Hathaway's cream pailette sequined dress.
Sophia Loren looked tranny.
Penelope Cruz annoys me and I did not think her role in Vicki Christina Barcelona was worth an award.
Jack Black makes me realise that men who make me laugh are hot.
Sean Penn and his angst is just plain hot and he does not have to make me laugh.