The 17 Best Soundbites from Oscar Night

From Sandra Bullock's wisecracks to Ben Stiller's Avatar spoof, check out the Academy Awards' most memorable moments (18 Photos)

Jacki Garfinkel on Mar 8, 2010 at 1:30AM

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The 17 Best Soundbites from Oscar Night

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Oprah Salutes an Inspiring New Star

"Where did you learn how to do that?" -- Oprah Winfrey

When the Best Actress nominees were introduced, who should take the stage to praise Gabourey Sidibe (Precious) but the film's coproducer, Oprah! With genuine awe in her voice, she asked how the young actress learned to transform herself so completely -- and in her first motion picture, no less! She then described Sidibe's life as a true Hollywood fairytale. We think she's right: even though Sidibe didn't win her category, she was clearly the toast of the town.

PLUS: Best and Worst-Dressed at the Oscars!


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