All the same, two Oscar voters privately admitted that they didn’t see “12 Years a Slave,” thinking it would be upsetting. But they said they voted for it anyway because, given the film’s social relevance, they felt obligated to do so.
In other words, substance means nothing, and being politically correct trumps all. Thanks to the Academy, we can now rationally, intelligently, succinctly and, empirically state that, the only reason Jared Leto won Best Supporting Actor, wasn’t because of his acting ability but, because he played the role of a tranny.
After all, they wouldn’t want to offend the LBGTQWERTY crowd, now would they?
This is no different than voting for someone without regard for his ideas on policy or the content of his character, but rather the color of his skin.