Why 'Argo's Politics Make It A Favorite To Win Best Picture At The Academy Awards

From ThinkProgress Tue Feb 12 2013, 14:03:27

Yesterday, Deadline ran a piece considering the impact of politics on the 2013 Oscar race, assessing factors from Congressional scrutiny of Zero Dark Thirty to various historical quibbles over Lincoln. Argo, the piece suggests, has one of the strongest campaigns linking the film to real-world events, and to real-world endorsers (though it's sparked some quibbles [...]

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