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Critics of Selma have accused director Ava DuVernay of innacurately portraying President Lyndon B. Johnson.
The actress said that this is an "orchestrated" destruction of a legendary man
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I included that in the "older faves" mention :) Definitely a great choice! RT @LVL5LaserLotus_: @YNB no one said Friends??
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