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On this occasion, he commends Jackson for going to the mat with Sony and the recording industry.
Unless auditors do something decisive, the whole profession is going to the mat.
Salesman and Iceman square off for best-revival honours, their two leading men, Brian Dennehy and Kevin Spacey, going to the mat for the top acting prize.