Oscars producer Brett Ratner quits af...

Oscars producer Brett Ratner quits after gay slur

There are 3 comments on the CBC News story from Nov 9, 2011, titled Oscars producer Brett Ratner quits after gay slur. In it, CBC News reports that:

Brett Ratner, who has said that the opportunity to produce the Academy Awards would be a career highlight, has resigned from the position after apologizing for using a gay slur.

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“Child of the Universe”

Since: Aug 09

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

#1 Nov 9, 2011
Remember the "Police Academy" movies?

Steve Guttenburg's character says "sleeping is for f**gs!" in one speech.
Cain s Sugahcane

Philadelphia, PA

#2 Nov 9, 2011
Leftatalbuquerque wrote:
Remember the "Police Academy" movies?
Steve Guttenburg's character says "sleeping is for f**gs!" in one speech.
Well then Steve Guttenberg's character in "Police Academy" won't be producing the Academy Awards broadcast, either.

BTW, why would they hire a director of crummy movies to produce their show? Was it not bad enough last year?
Rick Perry s Lost Cabinet

Philadelphia, PA

#3 Nov 9, 2011
Oh, and now that homophobic closeted trannie lover, imo, Eddie Murphy, is out, too.

Good. I watch the Academy Awards whether I want to or not, and Eddie Murphy hosting would have made it far more arduous than it usually is.

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