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Pizza Man at Oscars Didn’t Receive Hundreds of Dollars Chipped in by the Stars for Tip!

A pizza delivery guy brought a huge order to the Dolby Theatre on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood on Sunday only to be roped into appearing onstage at the Oscars.

Edgar, pictured below at work at Big Mama's & Papa's Pizzeria in Hollywood, was fulfilling an order for five of the chain's specialty Big Papa's and a selection of smaller pies.

After the slices were consumed, host Ellen DeGeneres collected hundreds of dollars from Brad Pitt and Harvey Weinstein to tip the man, but he never saw that cash...

 

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Matthew McConaughey’s Oscar Acceptance Speech: ‘First Off, I Want To Thank God’ [video]

Dallas Buyers Club's Matthew McConaughey took home the statuette for best actor at the Oscars, and his acceptance speech was one for the books. Of course he mentioned his costars, but then he thanked the people responsible for getting him up in the morning: God, his family, and his hero, who happens to be himself in two years, er, three years? Essentially, futureMatthew McConaughey is Matthew McConaughey's hero. He also mentioned that his late father is probably "up there" in his underwear dancing. We're pretty happy he won, if not just because now we get to have this speech for the rest of time...

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Anti-Obama Street Art Hits Oscars: ‘Oczars’

A rogue street artist has ambushed the 86th Academy Awards with a slew of street art posters poking fun at President Barack Obama and the Oscars. The posters, of unknown origin, feature the Oscar statue with Vladimir Lenin's head and the title "OCZARS," referring to the proliferation of "czars"--powerful officials with no congressional oversight--in the Obama administration. The "O" is the Obama campaign's familiar symbol...

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