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Penn: You Commie Homo Loving Sons of Guns

Sean Penn's Oscar speech digs into California

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    Actor Sean Penn, winner of Best Actor Award for "Milk" and his wife, Robin Wright Penn, attend the 81st Annual Academy Awards Governor's Ball held at Kodak Theatre.

    The Bay Area took center stage at the Oscars when Sean Penn was honored for his performance in "Milk."

    Not only did the story of the former San Francisco supervisor put the Bay Area in the middle of the show but Bay Area resident, Penn, used his acceptance speech as an opportunity to dig into California politics and a hotbed Bay Area issue.

    In case you missed it, check out his speech below. Or for more on Penn's speech, check out Penn Pleas for Gay Rights, Rourke at Oscars.