The Cricket's Daily 3: The Oscars and Obama
Published: March 2, 2012 08:40AM
Updated: March 2, 2012 08:40AM
President Barack Obama walks down the steps from Air Force One after arriving at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Friday, March 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

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

• Do the results of the Oscars and the Golden Globes predict President Barack Obama’s re-election? Signs point to yes. [CNN]

• Here are your “American Idol” finalists, America! [The Huffington Post]

• Scarlett Johansson in a shower? That’s the plan, as she’s signed up to play Janet Leigh in “Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho,” a film depicting Hitchcock (Anthony Hopkins) as he makes the groundbreaking 1960 horror thriller. [The Hollywood Reporter]