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    Kevin Hart’s past derails opportunity to host Oscars

    By: Shaline Mahadeo            These first few weeks in the new year are always hard to get through, but the awards season always seem to make it a little more bearable. Be it the Golden Globes, the Grammys or Oscars, our television screens and social media feeds are always buzzing about the shows’ best jokes, roasts, hottest fashion and, of course, the big winners and losers of the night. This season, one story has dominated the news, and it involves Kevin Hart’s controversy with hosting the 2019 Oscars. The controversy began shortly after he announced he would be hosting the A-list event, when a series of Hart’s homophobic tweets from 2009…