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The Kempties: Our Nominations for the Best Menswear on Film

The Kempties: Our Nominations for the Best Menswear on Film

The Academy announced this year’s Oscar nominations to the usual fanfare—there were a few snubs, a few surprises and at least one curious addition.

Which means it’s time for us to revive The Kempties, wherein we throw out all of the tired old categories and hand out nominations for the best menswear on film in the past year.

And the Kempty for Standout Performance by Suspenders in a Supporting Role goes to...

The Real Winners of the Oscars

Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California.

There were plenty of good-looking tuxedoes at last night’s Oscars—which was to be expected.

But there were a few unexpected standouts, a few departures that we were pleasantly surprised by—like the Hemsworthian burgundy—and a couple of ivory-white jackets that split the difference between questionable and impeccable. When it really comes down to it, these were the real winners of the Oscars (some even took home a golden statue)...

The 10 best-dressed men at last night’s Oscars.»

Our Evening with Mr. McConaughey (You Know, That Oscar Nominee Guy)

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You can learn a lot from watching Matthew McConaughey’s movies.

How to get lost in 10 days.

What a really unhealthy weight looks like.

The only right way to wear peach pants.

But turns out, you can learn a lot more by just spending a couple hours in a room with the guy. I was fortunate enough to get a front-row seat to the McConaissance (hat tip to anyone who can go from Fool’s Gold to Oscar nominee in the same decade) at a recent taping of Inside the Actors Studio.

And here’s what I learned.»