Sunday, February 27, 2011

What the Melissa Leo F-word! Finnish at the Oscars!

Just in case you missed it--The Lost Thing won the Academy Award for best short animated film and one of the award recipients said, on the air, "Minä rakastan sinua". And yes, he wasn't a Finn. A Finn wouldn't say that on the air!

P.S. I wasn't the only viewer to notice the Finnish romance. Here is a link to YLE's English news service.

And, if you haven't seen The Fighter, you really should.


  1. Translation please, for those of us Finnishly challenged.

  2. "I love you!" He was acknowledging his wife while he gripped his statuette tightly.