You know what would be funny? If every member of AMPAS thought, "Ah, every one will vote for Jamie Foxx, I'll vote for someone else."

I'm just saying … wouldn't that be weird?

jayzJamie Foxx wins, of course, and it's a pretty thrilling moment, to the extent where even Clint looks happy for him. Spike Lee, Jay-Z  and Kate Winslet are pretty excited.

More call and response, ala his Golden Globes speech.


"Taylor Hackford … everybody's drowning in this love… and thank you for waiting 15 years for me [to do the role]."

To his managers: "Let's live this African-American dream."

"I see Oprah, I see Halle, and I just want to say their names. I want to talk to you later." Oprah is crying.

He thanks his grandmother for teaching him to "act like you've got some sense." "And when I would act the fool, she would beat me … she could win an Oscar for the way she would whup me… and she still talks to me … although now, it's in my dreams … and I can't wait to go to sleep tonight, because we've got a lot to talk about."

I thought it was great. What about you?
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