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Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host amid backlash over homophobic tweets

Kevin Hart’s job hosting the 91st Academy Awards didn’t last long. The actor and comedian was announced as the host Wednesday, but Hart stepped down Thursday following an outcry over previous homophobic tweets and comments he made during stand-up routines nearly a decade ago. Anna Werner reports.

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