Welcome to the Morning Buzz, a catch-up on interesting happenings around the city and country and a quick guide to what (and who) to keep your eyes on. We'll be here, first thing every weekday, to get you going. Here's what's buzzing this morning:
Today's buzz is bound to be all-things-Oscars. For everything you already know (thanks to your friends on Twitter), check out the Oscars website. For a quick recap, keep reading:
- A very cool performance from Cirque de Soleil (skip to 1:00).
- The Oscars 2012: Saving all the awards we care about for the last 30 minutes.
- Only two nominations for "Original Song." We love the Muppets, but really?
- Ellen DeGeneres for JCPenney (in case you didn't TiVo).
Angelina Jolie's Right Leg:
- Shot from all angles.