Hollywood Foreign Press Association

NG: In Golden Globes Scandal, Real Culprits Were Corporate News Media — Including NBC

The Golden Globes was always a fake awards show and no one was more open about this than the Globes itself. Year after year, the televised ceremony made fun of its own lack of scruples, inviting the public to laugh along with the big joke. And everyone was happy to do so, especially NBC and the corporate entertainment media, which made a fortune on advertising.

The stage is set for the nominations announcement for the 79th Golden Globe Awards, December 13, 2021, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Robyn Beck / AFP) (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images)

L.A. Times: Hollywood Press Group That Selects Golden Globe Winners Has No Black Members

The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., the group behind the annual Golden Globes awards, has no black people in its membership and has reportedly rejected legitimate journalists in favor of those who aren’t serious journalists. The findings come just a week before the 78th Golden Globes ceremony is set to take place, with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosting the show braodacasting on NBC on Sunday.

Commuters walk past a poster showing the Golden Globe Award hosts Tina Fey (L) and Amy Poehler (R) in Beverly Hills on January 9, 2015. The comic duo will present the Globes for a third and final year, in what organizers hope will continue its ratings winning streak. Last year …