Nate Silver's Oscar picks

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    FiveThirtyEight.com's Nate Silver is now handicapping the Oscars.

    Here are his picks.....

    Best picture: "'Slumdog Millionaire' (99.0 percent chance of victory)

    Best actor: "Mickey Rourke, 'The Wrestler' (71 percent chance of victory)"

    Best actress: "Kate Winslet, 'The Reader' (68 percent chance of victory)"

    Best supporting actress: "Taraji P. Henson, 'The Curious Case of Benjamin Button' (51 percent chance of victory)"

    Best supporting actor: "Heath Ledger, 'The Dark Knight' (86 percent chance of victory."

    Best director: "Danny Boyle, 'Slumdog Millionaire' (99.7 percent chance of victory)"

    SFGate: Politics Blog : 538.com's Nate Silver picks the Oscars. Listen up.
     
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    The last time I watched an Oscar Show I think it Was The GodFather got most of the Oscars.
    Sorry I am not a real big fan of vanity parades of the self important and self indulgent.
     

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