Welcome to the Firedoglake Red Carpet Liveblog, a chance to get our snark on and cheer lubricated for the main event, the Academy Awards, which starts in an hour on whatever your ABC affiliate might be.
|By: Lisa Derrick Monday February 21, 2011 5:00 pm|
The Oscars are Sunday, and as usual we’ll be live blogging them, so I thought tonight would be a good time for us to discuss what we’ve seen, what we liked, who are rooting for and to have a little contest. You can find a list of nominees here on the official Academy Awards site, and we’ve a got a few clips up as well.
|By: Suzanne Saturday November 6, 2010 10:00 pm|
Little Johnny Jet. This Oscar nominated Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer cartoon was released on April 18, 1953. Grab your popcorn, put your feet up on the seatback in front of ya, and aim your spitballs at the ushers please. This is Late Late Night FireDogLake, where off topic is the topic … so dive in. What’s on your mind?
|By: Lisa Derrick Sunday March 7, 2010 6:46 pm|
Live Blogging the Oscars–part 2, with FDL community Cat Noel, reality show star/radio personality and our special guests from the Writers Guild of America-East: Michael Winship, WGAE President and senior writer on Bill Moyers Journal. Fred Graver, Emmy Winner and founder of iLarious, Creator of VH1’s Best Week Ever, Letterman, In Living Color & pretty [...]
|By: Lisa Derrick Sunday March 7, 2010 5:30 pm|
We’ve got our super liveblog team in place, and that includes you, glamorous Firepups, at home in your satin pajamas and tiaras; as well as Los Angeles-based fashionista/lifestyle consultant Janet Grey, who’s been feeding me one liners during the red carpet, and reality show star/radio personality Cat Noel.
|By: Lisa Derrick Sunday March 7, 2010 4:00 pm|
We are thrilled to have members of the WGA joining in on liveblogging this and the later Oscar broadcast which starts at 5pm PST/8pm EST. The WGA and Firedoglake have a storied history, going back to the Writers Strike in 2007, when FDL founder Jane Hamsher who, before becoming the political force she is today produced such films as Natural Born Killers, From Hell, Apt Pupil, and Permanent Midnight.