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Popcorn & Prejudice: A Movie Blog

Seattle Times writer Moira Macdonald muses on moviegoing. Email Moira: mmacdonald@seattletimes.com.

February 22, 2009 at 7:58 PM

Anyone else blocked out of the Oscars?

I just heard from a friend (hi, Chris!) on the Eastside that she can’t watch the Oscars tonight, because she has Dish Network cable service and they’ve blocked out KOMO. Is this happening to a lot of you? Any other Oscar parties ruined?
Right now, you’re missing a pretty fun performance of “Jai Ho,” the Bollywood closing number from “Slumdog Millionaire.” On the other hand, you also missed the musicals tribute, so it’s not all bad news.

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