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Watch Morgan Freeman Help Himself to a Cookie On Stage at the Oscars

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In one of the most human moments from the Academy Awards Sunday night, Morgan Freeman, who announced Oscar winner for Best Picture, can be seen onstage at the end of the night casually helping himself to a Girl Scout cookie from a box held by the show’s host Chris Rock. Earlier in the ceremony, the comedian called for celebrities to help his daughters, Girl Scouts who are desperate to beat a certain neighbor in cookie sales this year, by buying cookies. After a few more awards were given out, the proud father declared that the troupe had raised $65,243.

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