Thursday, January 22, 2009

Oscar Nominations Announced

Since the Oscars and the Dodgers are so closely identified with Hollywood, we found a Dodger analog, however tenuous, for each of this year's Best Picture nominees. Plus, it gives us a chance to run a picture of Brad Pitt for the ladies.

Best Picture nominee
Dodger analog
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

The Curious Case of Steve Lyons Unbuttoned




"It's kind of ridiculous that you get a 10-game suspension for steroids and a six-game suspension for milk."

—Brad Penny

The Reader

Greg "The Professor" Maddux

Slumdog Millionaire

Frank "Parking Lot Attendant" McCourt

the rest of the nominations (

(Thanks to Rob McMillin for identifying the McCourt link!)