The Academy Awards Add an Inspector, Practice “Andon Cord Pulls,” Avoid Another Mixup

Tomorrow, my post will be about headlines that scream about ratings for The Oscars being “down from last year” or “the lowest in X years.” As I’ve blogged about before, I’m always skeptical of such simplistic comparisons that might mask the real underlying trend.

But first, could the Academy avoid last year’s embarrassing mixup?