"Let's Talk Oscars: OK, Bigelow was big," by Troy Patterson and Dana Stevens. Posted Monday, March 8, 2010.
"Oscar Fashion Report Card: Zoe Saldana's 'ornamental kale,' George Clooney's shaggy new look, and why we missed Tilda Swinton," by Sara Dickerman, Jessica Grose, Hanna Rosin, and Julia Turner. Posted Monday, March 8, 2010.
"And the Award for Best Oscar Predictions Goes To …: Slate readers sweep the top six categories but trip up on screenplays and costumes," by Chris Wilson. Posted Monday, March 8, 2010.
" Up in the Air: A slick Hollywood star vehicle dressed up by a mediocre filmmaker to look like an emblematic chronicle of our tough economic times," by Dennis Lim. Posted Friday, March 5, 2010.
"Late-Period Steve Martin: How to understand the actor, novelist, essayist, playwright, banjo player, crotch-centric variety show performer, and Oscar co-host," by Nathan Heller. Posted Thursday, March 4, 2010.
"How to Judge the Best Art Direction Oscar," a video by Andrew Bouvé and Emily Calderone. Posted Wednesday, March 3, 2010.
"Lucky Basterds: Tarantino will win best picture, if history can be believed," by Grady Hendrix. Posted Wednesday, March 3, 2010.
"Look at Me, I'm Acting Here! 12 high-wire performances that pandered to the academy but didn't even get a nomination," by Eric Hynes. Posted Wednesday, March 3, 2010.
"Envelope, Please: An aggregated list of expert Oscar predictions. Plus: who Slate readers think will win," by Cecile Dehesdin and Chris Wilson. Posted Wednesday, March 3, 2010.
" 'What's Going On?' Revisiting A Serious Man, the most puzzling of the best-picture nominees," by Juliet Lapidos. Posted Tuesday, March 2, 2010.