The Cricket: How bad was the Oscar ceremony?
Published: February 27, 2012 10:06AM
Updated: February 27, 2012 02:34PM
Billy Crystal performs during the 84th Academy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• It's the morning after Oscar night -- so still plenty of time to talk around the water cooler about the night's biggest non-surprise: How awful the ceremony was. [Vulture]

• But the ratings for the Oscar ceremony were better than they were last year. [Variety]

• And over the weekend, the nominees for the Razzies, given to Hollywood's worst, were announced -- and Adam Sandler, having two movies in contention, scored a record 11 nominations. [The Guardian]