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Why all the fuss over the Oscars? It's not like Warren Beatty 'amputated the wrong limb'

Why all the fuss over the Oscars? It's not like Warren Beatty 'amputated the wrong limb'

To the editor: It’s amazing that there’s so much coverage regarding the mistake at Sunday’s Academy Awards in announcing the best picture winner. (“The best picture show at the Oscars: the flub, the reactions, the blame,” Feb. 27)

The mistake was the result of human error — an accountant handed Warren Beatty the wrong envelope, for goodness’ sake. It’s not like a surgeon amputated the wrong limb or the prison system executed the wrong inmate. 

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