I was right, Brokeback Mountain won.

March 6th, 2006

I know Brokeback Mountain didn’t win the Oscar for best picture.

But a couple of days ago I posted that the Brokeback backers would win no matter what.

My exact words were:

If it loses…the Left will say it’s just another example of America’s rampant homophobia and intolerance.

And here is the exact reaction of a gay man in San Francisco when ‘Crash’ won the Oscar:

“It’s an outright sign of homophobia in our country. (‘Crash’) won no awards before this. It makes me sick.”

I wish I could take credit for this prediction, cialis viagra but some future events are so obvious even the Psychic Friends Network could get them right.

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6 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Jon Swift  |  March 6th, 2006 at 6:21 pm

    Although Brokeback Mountain lost, another film that celebrates alternative lifestyles won best documentary.

  • 2. sheldn  |  March 6th, 2006 at 7:13 pm

    Elliot – you simply predicted that a reporter would have the same prediction as you would go out and interview enough people until he found the sound bite that confirmed his prediction… and I guess your prediction was a good one…

    So what would happen if the reporter called him/herself a prophet and started a not-for-profit organization? It might be called a self fulfilling prophet center.

  • 3. Administrator  |  March 6th, 2006 at 7:55 pm

    That was funny, Sheldn.

  • 4. Casper  |  March 6th, 2006 at 8:33 pm


    Your ability to preditct the future leaves me both impressed and frightened.

    As does Sheldn’s.

  • 5. WC Varones  |  March 6th, 2006 at 11:25 pm

    Brokeback Mountain would have done better with different gay people on horses.

  • 6. Administrator  |  March 7th, 2006 at 10:23 am

    It probably makes me a pig to say it, but THAT’s a Brokeback Mountain that I would go see. ;)

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