With the Academy Awards coming up Sunday on ABC-TV----Gotta question I've been wondering for years----who actually votes for the winners of the Academy Awards that get the cherished "Oscar?"  Well--i did a little research and I finally found out and it was a little disappointing, here's the lowdown:

 

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So, have you ever wondered about the people who decide the Oscar winners? Do you think they are a diverse group, representing people of all walks of life? Yeah, not so much ...

According to an LA Times study of Oscar voters, the makeup is 94 percent white and 77 percent male, with a median age of 62 years old. People younger than 50 constitute just 14 percent of Academy voters.

Remember that next time your favorite flick doesn't get the Oscar nod you were hoping it would ...