I Love The Oscars. So Why Do They Hate People Like Me?

Jeremy Fassler
4 min readFeb 23, 2022
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Yesterday The Hollywood Reporter revealed that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will drop eight categories from this year’s Oscars — the three short subject awards, score, production design, editing, makeup, and sound. These awards will be presented in the hour leading up to the ceremony, and the winner’s speeches will be aired on the ceremony in full. According to Academy…

Jeremy Fassler

Freelance writer and journalist. Bylines: The New York Times, The Atlantic, Mother Jones, etc. Co-author of The Deadwood Bible with Matt Zoller Seitz.