Oscar's annual "screw you" to screenwriters.

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March 21 2002 4:49 PM

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Oscar's annual "screw you" to screenwriters.

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You won't find this self-evident fact acknowledged during the Oscar broadcast, though. Watch and see.

Erik Tarloff is the author of Face-Time and The Man Who Wrote the Book and is a member of Slate's book-reviewing team.

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