Many see the film's depiction of the White man saving the day as movie-business-as-usual.
"Precious" led the nominations announced on Wednesday for the 41st annual NAACP Image Awards.
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Serena Williams considered skipping the 2000 Australian Open to attend design classes, then decided to play.
Nelson Mandela made it clear that Morgan Freeman was the man he would want to play him in a film.
Holiday shopping is hard work. So how about some relief? How about one-stop shopping at your local bookstore? Here are some great suggestions to get you going (and to shorten your gift-buying load):
Back in 1996, when Phil Donahue taped the finale of his groundbreaking daytime TV talk show in New York, the once-dominant program had become such an afterthought that it didn't even air in that market.
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