Question of the Week: How many of the Oscar nominees for best picture and the acting and supporting acting categories have you seen? Whom are you rooting for?

02/26/2014 12:00 AM

02/25/2014 3:11 PM

Shelby Sutter, junior, Enochs High School

I saw “American Hustle” and will be rooting for Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence!

Toshali Katyal, junior, Modesto High

I definitely want Leonardo DiCaprio to win for “The Wolf of Wall Street”! It’s about time he wins an Oscar!

Taylor Menezes, senior, Central Catholic High School

Honestly, I just want Leonardo DiCaprio to win so that they stop making memes about him, and because I love him.

Dominique Germann, freshman, Modesto Junior College

Although I haven’t seen any of them (oh my gosh, how embarrassing), I am totally for “12 Years a Slave.” I want them to win as much as they can. One day, I will have the guts to watch it.

This question is answered by members of Teens in the Newsroom, a journalism program for local high school students. If you’d like to suggest a question to pose to the group, email or call local news editor Deke Farrow at (209)578-2327.

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