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BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. (AP) - Show Bits brings you the 70th annual Golden Globes awards through the eyes of Associated Press journalists. Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item.

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QUICKQUOTE: “I could never stop acting. You’d have to drag me behind a team of horses. No, I’m not retiring from acting.” _ Jodie Foster, speaking to reporters after accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

_ Anthony McCartney _ Twitter http://www.twitter.com/mccartneyAP

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QUICKQUOTE: “Honestly, I would have played a musket, so I’m thrilled I got to sing a really good song.” _ Anne Hathaway on her role in “Les Miserables,” which won her a supporting actress Golden Globe Award.

_ Anthony McCartney _ Twitter http://www.twitter.com/mccartneyAP

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The Golden Globes’ shrewdest choices may not have had anything to do with those nominated for awards.

At midpoint in Sunday’s broadcast, Amy Poehler and Tina Fey were poised to be the night’s big winners for their roles as co-hosts.

Poehler had promised not to be “edgy or offensive tonight,” as past host Ricky Gervais had been in many viewers’ eyes.

“Because as Ricky learned the hard way, when you run afoul of the Hollywood Foreign Press, they make you host this show two more times,” Poehler said.

She and Fey weren’t edgy or offensive. Just charming, irreverent and hilarious.

That should be grounds for having to host the Globes two more times _ at least.

_ Frazier Moore _ Twitter http://www.twitter.com/tvfrazier

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