Alone Yet Not Alone is an Oscar-nominated faith-based film.
Well, it was, at least, until last week when the Academy decided director/composer Bruce Boughton's Best Original Song nomination, also called Alone Yet Not Alone, was no longer allowed to win!
But why was the cheery hymn disqualified? Was this the opening salvo in Hollywood's inevitable crusade against organized religion?
Not even!! How would one even wage a war against God? Imagine the logistics! Where would a lady aim her musket? LOLz!!
They DQ-ed the song because it appeared as if Bruce used his industry connections to gain an "unfair advantage" during the nomination process.
Today the Academy expanded upon its ruling. They released a new statement admonishing Bruce's shady tactics: