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89th Academy Awards Predictions

Welcome, to this year's Academy Awards predictions!  This year has been one of the easiest to predict, based solely on the universal adoration of La La Land. But the Academy Awards are always liable to throw in a surprise or two (looking at you "Ex Machina".) Hopefully, I can help you win your work/school/friend/personal Oscar pool. (Note: There is an easy to use "Winners" list at the bottom of this page) BEST PICTURE Nominees: Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion Manchester by the Sea Moonlight This category started as a wider race, but Manchester by the Sea has seemingly fallen out of favor in recent months. At this point, the award is La La Land's to lose, and the only real competition seems to be Moonlight. However, there is always a chance that immensely popular latecomer Hidden Figures sneaks in. I'm going with the safe bet and picking La La Land WILL WIN:  La La Land COULD
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of Montreal Albums Ranked

The best quote I've ever heard about of Montreal is from former member Dottie West in the documentary "The Past is a Grotesque Album" (paraphrased) : "Either you've never heard of us, or we're you're favorite band of all time".  That isn't an inaccurate sentiment, as I don't know anyone who has two or three of Montreal records.  Seemingly, if you own more than one record, you own more than ten.  And amazingly, with that many albums, there really aren't many duds in the group. So, since they have long been one of my favorite bands and are probably the artist I find myself going back to the most, I figured it would be interesting trying to rank their albums, EP's and compilations.  I will go ahead and preface this with the knowledge that since Kevin Barnes is literally a musical chameleon, I'm sure there is an album you love that is on the lower end, or one that you hate that is in my top 5.  But that is something even more inc