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Host Seth MacFarlane peforms during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday Feb. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Affleck's 'Argo' wins best-picture Oscar

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LOS ANGELES -- Ben Affleck's "Argo," a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best picture at the Academy Awards.

From the White House, First Lady Michelle Obama joined Jack Nicholson to help present the final prize.

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"There are eight great films that have every right, as much a right to be up here as we do," Affleck said of the other best-picture nominees.

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