A sampling of my predictions appear in today's Arkansas Democrat Gazette
. For a complete listing of all of my picks, visit InContention.com
Over the weekend, I will have some added thoughts about the awards, including my alternative Oscars. I'm debating (and I emphasize debating) seeing all five best picture nominees again. I don't know that I can suffer through another viewing of "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" or "The Reader," but I may try.
On Oscar night, rather than the customary live blog, I'm going to update in real time on Twitter. You can sign up and follow me at http://www.twitter.com/blakerutherford