And the Oscar nomination goes to... not James Franco


An Oscar statuette is displayed at the "Meet the Oscars" exhibit at Grand Central Station in New York.

LOS ANGELES - While the ink is still drying on the 2018 Oscar nominations, social media users were up in arms for varying reasons about James Franco not making the cut. 

Franco won a Golden Globe award for Best Actor but has been the topic of much discussion following accusations of inappropriate sexual conduct levelled against him. 

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Here are s highlights of the nominations for the 2018 Oscars: