Jim Carroll

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Memo to news desks: you left out one Irish Oscar nomination, dudes

Strange how so many breaking news sources (including our own and RTE) have overlooked one Irish nomination for this year’s Oscars. Something else for the man himself to fume about. No wonder he’s turning into Van Morrison…. But enough with …

Tue, Jan 22, 2008, 14:12

   

Strange how so many breaking news sources (including our own and RTE) have overlooked one Irish nomination for this year’s Oscars. Something else for the man himself to fume about. No wonder he’s turning into Van Morrison….

But enough with the churlishness. Congrats to Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova for getting a nomination for Best Song for “Falling Slowly” from Once.

UPDATE Both news stories above have now been updated to include the Once nomination.