It's not just artistry that's on the voting ballot this year at the Academy Awards. The New York Times reported that ethical and moral concerns are also being considered by the voters, as several of the films and actors are surrounded by controversy.

"Next week, about 6,000 Oscar voters will start casting ballots for their favorite films of 2013 and those who made them," the N.Y. Times reported. "Will they make moral judgments as well as artistic ones with their votes?"

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