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Peter Travers: Oscar Moments

Nine highlights – funny, emotional, eye-popping

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Host Billy Crystal recycled old material but was a huge improvement over last year's Franco/Hathaway debacle. Best Crystal line: "Enjoy yourselves, because nothing can take the sting out the world's economic problems like watching millionaires present each other with golden statues."

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Uggie

Uggie, the Jack Russell terrier who stole The Artist, made Oscar history by climbing to the stage to accept the Best Picture trophy. Oscar saved the best for last. Throw this dog a bone.

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