PopQuizzical Daily! for January 14, 2013:
In the theater, what does the slang “skin money” mean?
In 1970, the producers of Z, refused their Best Foreign Language Film because they felt they should have been in the Best Film category. In 1973, Marlon Brando refused his Best Actor award for The Godfather to protest U.S. “imperialism and racism”. Hey, Hollywood Foreign Press, when you give me mine I promise not to snub you. Promise. (I’ll start writing my acceptance speech now.)
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