The 2014 Oscars "In Memoriam" tribute paid respects to several cherished entertainment industry figures who died over the past year, from Phillip Seymour Hoffman and Paul Walker to Roger Ebert, Sid Caesar and Shirley Temple Black.
Rather than thanking an assortment of managers, agents, publicists, assistants and lawyers when he won his Best Actor Oscar for his role in "Dallas Buyers Club" on Sunday night, Matthew McConaughey thanked his fellow nominees, cast mates and ... God.
President Obama had a 90-minute phone call with President Putin Saturday after troops entered Ukraine's Crimean peninsula. No official transcript was released. Here's my take on what might have been said, and what I hope Obama told Russia's president.