The Most Humble Act in Hollywood
The dust has mostly settled after the big Academy Awards debacle on Sunday, but I’m still thinking about it.
Well, for one thing, we don’t have the safety nets you (most likely) do. We cannot go to the hospital for a low cost, even if we are insured. Sometimes lawsuits are how people pay their medical bills.
Yes, I find certain things in this country warped, but it’s all a lot bigger-picture.
“Sour grapes” is an appropriate response when someone, say, accuses the winning team of cheating. Or when someone is snubbed for a promotion and relays snarky comments to co-workers about the person who got the promotion. “Sour grapes” isn’t appropriate for an entirely preventable death.