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Oscar nod huge for “The Cove” and its cause

By ROBERT W. WELKOS There was celebration Tuesday at the nonprofit Ocean Preservation Society in Boulder, Colo., as their searing study of dolphin slaughter in Japan received an Academy Award nomination in the best feature documentary category. “It’s a great feeling,” said director Louis Psihoyos. “It’s my first film, so[...]