10 things learned on Oscar night
Likability matters in a host Seth MacFarlane’s predictably obnoxious hosting effort was yet another reminder (after Ricky Gervais’ increasingly unbearable Golden Globes gig) that it's preferable when the audience actually likes the host
11th January, 2013
Oprah is a safe choice
AMERICA may not, to its occasional twinging regret, have a royal family, but for the past four decades it has had its own regal mother confessor.