Have you ever wondered who designed the Oscar statuette, what the meaning is of the five spokes on its base, or what Oscar is grasping? We have, so we’ll look at statuette fun facts, along with a few interesting Academy Awards stories and this year’s swag bag. Today is National Tortilla Chip Day, so enjoy the crunch.
7 Discontinued Oscar Categories
Juvenile Award? We can think of a few adult actors that could vie for this award, but we’re not naming any names. Jennifer Worick (@Jennifer_Worick), who comes to your mind?
Free Trips, Facelifts: This Year’s $45K Oscar Swag Bag is Stacked
Now that’s a ton of swag! We wouldn’t mind being called a loser to get in on these goodies. What about you Elizabeth Kellogg, (@ekelloggny)?
Video of the Week
And who can forget Sally Field’s “You Like Me” Oscar moment?
Did you enjoy this edition of Monday Madeleines? Leave a comment and tell us about your favorite Oscar moment, past or present. No over-sharing here. (But if you somehow cross that line, we’ll let you know.)