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Oscars Screwup: 'Moonlight' Wins After Award Given to 'La La Land' Sports world has ball with Oscars flub on Twitter (Yahoo Sports)

news A minute or two into the 'La La Land' cast and crew's celebration, producer Jordan Horowitz asked for quiet and said the real winner was 'Moonlight.'

Sports world has ball with Oscars flub on Twitter

Following the Academy Awards screwing up the announcement of the Best Picture winner, the sports world was not silent.

Diversity Wins at Oscars — Along With Jabs at Trump Inside the busiest spot at the Daytona 500 (Yahoo Sports)

news Diverse faces — and united ire against President Donald Trump — sewed the 89th Academy Awards together on Sunday.

Inside the busiest spot at the Daytona 500

With all the wrecks on Sunday and NASCAR's new safety protocols, the infield care center turned into the busiest area, not the track.

How Did it Happen? PwC Apologizes for Epic Blunder Day withdraws from WGC-Mexico (Yahoo Sports)

news Accounting firm PwC is in charge of tallying up the votes and distributing the envelopes. It quickly apologized and promised a full investigation.

Day withdraws from WGC-Mexico

Jason Day has withdrawn from next weekend's WGC-Mexico Championship.

Watch the Moment Oscars Blunder Unfolded on Stage Busch finishes long race to the top at Daytona (Yahoo Sports)

In what will likely go down as one of the biggest Academy Awards ceremony flubs of all time, "La La Land" was mistakenly announced as the wi

Busch finishes long race to the top at Daytona

Two years ago, Kurt Busch was banned from taking part in the Daytona 500. On Sunday, he denied everybody else their chance to win it.

'The Susan Lucci of the Oscars' Finally Wins — on 21st Nomination NASCAR's new stage format jumbled strategy (Yahoo Sports)

news The 21st time was the charm for Hollywood sound mixer extraordinaire Kevin O'Connell who finally made his first trip to the stage at the Oscars.

NASCAR's new stage format jumbled strategy

The impact of NASCAR’s new stage format was evident very early in Sunday’s Daytona 500, and ultimately helped Kurt Busch win.

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Unfair Questions or Democracy At Work ?

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” -- The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Capitalism and The Wealth Gap

When it comes to the efficient delivery of goods and services, capitalism is the proven economic model that puts people to work and products on the shelves. Whether those jobs end up paying enough money to purchase the items on those shelves is another matter, however.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

Religious Freedom Bill - Protecting The Faithful or Legalized Discrimination?

After a much heated national debate, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed the controversial bill that would have allowed people and businesses in the state to refuse services to LBGT people based on their religious belief.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.


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