Usually the Best Picture winner is a foregone conclusion by this point—did anyone really think The Artist or Argo would lose?
The early frontrunner, Argo may have peaked too early, kind of like Mitt Romney did.
He won one for Best Supporting Actor for Syriana in 2006 (he won another for Argo, which he co-produced).
The early precursor awards that were supposed to go to Lincoln went to Argo instead.
And, speaking of politics, the Argo bandwagon has become entirely political.
But Argo did not hear, for she turned away and walked from the rail, back to her cabin.
Elza again cooked and, with Argo joining us, we had breakfast.
The Argo darted through the opening, and, when the rocks again came into contact, they merely grazed the rudder.
We did not know; but Argo, leering up at them insolently, may have guessed.
Argo gave us one of the small cabins to ourselves that night.
name of the ship in which Jason and his companions sought the Fleece in Colchis, in Greek, literally "The Swift," from argos "swift" (adj.), an epithet, literally "shining, bright" (see argent; cf. also Sanskrit cognate rjrah "shining, glowing, bright," also "swift"), "because all swift motion causes a kind of glancing or flickering light" [Liddell and Scott].