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CNN's Jeanne Moos follows up on Sacha Baron Cohen's red carpet caper and other exposure seeking ploys at the Oscars.
By Wolf Blitzer, CNN
Itâ€™s hard to believe, but American taxpayers are still shelling out $2 billion a week in Afghanistan. That adds up to more than $100 billion a year.
Maintaining a U.S. military presence in Afghanistan of nearly 100,000 U.S. troops is certainly not cheap.
U.S. taxpayers are spending billions trying to build up the Afghan military and police force.
CNN's Lisa Sylvester takes a look at the intersection of Hollywood and politics in the realm of campaigning.