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Zero Dark Thirty and Lincoln aren't the only Oscar-nominated films to catch the attention of lawmakers in Washington. Silver Linings Playbook director David O. Russell and star Bradley Cooper will meet with Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday to discuss issues of mental healthcare in America, an aide to the veep told Politico. Biden has led the White House charge on gun control, and a significant part of its proposed legislation has to do with providing better mental healthcare to Americans. Several of the executive actions that Obama signed during his gun control proposal speech were aimed at mental

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