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In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

This weekend in entertainment history

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Kyle Gallner, left, and Bradley Cooper appear in a scene from "American Sniper."

If regular people picked the Oscars, ‘American Sniper’ would win

If ordinary Americans voted for the Academy Awards, the portrait of a sharpshooter in the Iraq war, would be the best picture winner.

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Regina Hall almost became a nun

The "Think Like a Man" star missed out on becoming a nun because some of her "numbers" were too high.

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‘Buzz Books’ give readers free look at upcoming e-books

A pair of free e-books will offer excerpts from upcoming releases by Dennis Lehane, Ann Packer and more than 60 other writers.

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Jimmy Fallon and Bill Gates drink ‘poop water’

Bill Gates challenges Jimmy to taste test water from the Omniprocessor, which turns sewage into clean drinking water.

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Jake Gyllenhaal not interested in ‘Suicide Squad’

The "Nightcrawler" star got the offer to play the role of Rick Flagg but he has reportedly turned it down.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan 23

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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‘Screech’ pleads not guilty in bar brawl stabbing

Actor Dustin Diamond, who played the nerdy Screech on "Saved by the Bell," pleaded not guilty to stabbing a man on Christmas.

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Will Ferrell hits cheerleader, ejected from basketball game (for a movie stunt)

The actor was filming a scene for new comedy "Daddy's Home" but it was shot during a real-life game.

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Twitter hashtag perfectly #ExplainsThe90s

A new Twitter hashtag has started trending that urges you to explain your '90s experience in just four words.

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Chris Evans and Chris Pratt set Super Bowl charity challenge

It's Captain America versus Starlord in a Marvel superhero battle for football supremacy.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 22

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Lindsay Lohan hospitalized with rare virus

After vacationing in Bora Bora, the actress contracted a rare virus transmitted by mosquitoes.

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NBC to put Super Bowl ads on Tumblr for digital viewers

Super Bowl commercials will be posted online moments after they air on TV.

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Fake baby from ‘American Sniper’ deserves an Oscar

The blockbuster film starring Bradley Cooper may be controversial, but one thing not up for debate is that this baby is fake!

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Shaq is now a police officer

The former NBA star is now a reserve police officer in South Florida.

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J. Lo is not a cougar

The actress is not a fan of the term and says she is not on the prowl for younger guys.

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More than milk: Pairing booze with Girl Scout cookies

Here's our guide to pairing beer and wine with America's favorite cookies.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 21

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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NBC woos online viewers with 11-hour Super Bowl stream

NBC will stream live, free content on Super Bowl Sunday, including the game and halftime show.

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Hawks arrive in Arizona for SB XLIX

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The Seattle Seahawks arrived in Phoenix, Arizona on Sunday in preparation for Super Bowl XLIX.

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Tavares scores 4, Team Toews outscores Team Foligno, 17-12

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The rink at Nationwide Arena is prepared for the NHL All-Star hockey weekend in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015.

John Tavares of the New York Islanders matched a record with four goals, and Team Toews beat Team Foligno 17-12 on Sunday night in the highest-scoring NHL All-Star game.

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Thomas says shoulder “pretty good”, will play in Super Bowl

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Seattle Seahawks' Earl Thomas in action against the San Francisco 49ers in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Seattle.

Seahawks All-Pro safety Earl Thomas pronounced his separated left shoulder "pretty good" when the team arrived Sunday for the Super Bowl.

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Bellingham Blazers skate past Eugene

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The Bellingham Blazers defeated the Eugene Generals 16-2 Saturday night.

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Quinn has led Seattle to record setting defense

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Seattle was one of three defenses in league history to lead the NFL in scoring defense in three straight seasons.