2009 Golden Globe nominations in comedy

The Screen Actors Guild may or may not go on strike, but the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, aka the group that puts on the Golden Globe Awards, insists that a strike vote won't happen until after the Globes, which means, in other words, that we'll actually have a Golden Globes telecast to watch in 2009! So, hooray for that. I have not watched the current season of Entourage, so I cannot confirm that it remains, in fact, a comedy, although the HFPA says it is. Is that snarky? Also, though glad to see two nods to Tropic Thunder in the supporting actor category, I think the foreign press likes Tom Cruise too much and the film itself not enough. Why do I suspect that the musical of Mamma Mia! will win out over the comedy films it's up against? Californication is not a traditional sitcom, per se, but whatever. Also, I would have liked to see some recognition for the impact of SNL this fall. They likely will reward Tina Fey anyhow. Also also, congratulations to the nominees from the following comedies in television, film, and films made specifically for the TV (judiciously cut-and-pasted from the Globes site!): 4. BEST MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY OR MUSICAL a. BURN AFTER READINGb. HAPPY-GO-LUCKYc. IN BRUGESd. MAMMA MIA!e. VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA 5.BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A MOTION PICTURE – COMEDY...

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