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Same-sex love scenes to be restored on Delta in-flight movies

Delta Airlines is showing love for same sex romance by restoring steamy scenes the company had previously edited out of movies shown on its flights, including Olivia Wilde’s “Booksmart.” The airline is putting a new process in place to manage the content on its in-flight entertainment systems after director Wilde griped on Twitter about censorship of her acclaimed movie. Wilde initially responded to an Oct. 27 tweet complaining that a scene in which the main character hooks up with a woman had been cut. “Like not even a KISS was allowed!” the post by a woman named Michaela Barton said. The director initially called the editing “truly a bummer,” noting there was no nudity in the scene. Three days later, Wilde posted a lo ...