In this year's unpredictable Academy Awards race, one trend has emerged: excellent performances in so-so films.
There is a pro-cable bias that seems to forgive so-so shows and so-so series and judges network series harshly.
For the United States, our so-so results are neither depressing nor affirming.
The usual tedious exaggerations, pieties, wretched food, etc
[WWII armed forces; fr same old shit]