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How to Make an Oscar Answered

Ever wanted to know how to make your own movie award?

Here's a quick behind-the-scenes peek at the plant in Chicago which produces LA's favourite door-stop:

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Bran
Bran

13 years ago

Oh, I thought you meant a Oscar Meyer Weiner.

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Kiteman
Kiteman

Reply 13 years ago

A what?

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Bran
Bran

Reply 13 years ago

It's a hotdog brand - you know, with the little jingle that goes like "Oh I wish I was an Oscar Meyer Weiner, ...."

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Kiteman
Kiteman

Reply 13 years ago

It must be an American thing ...

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Goodhart
Goodhart

Reply 13 years ago

Hot dog brand name.

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ll.13
ll.13

13 years ago

Who's Oscar?

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whatsisface
whatsisface

Reply 13 years ago

I believe the story goes that an actor (or possibly a librarian?) said once that the award looked like her Uncle Oscar, and the name stuck. Try some google.

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uguy
uguy

13 years ago

I have two of them in an aquarium in the den. Their names are Mo and Curly. Larry went belly up a few years back.