My Oscar recap is the best Oscar recap because it’s not about the Academy Awards at all.

Oscar the Grouch


Oscar the Grouch is a character from the children’s television program Sesame Street. He lives in a trash can and has a generally negative outlook on life, as he is a grouch. Click here to watch Oscar sign his signature song “I Love Trash.” Click here to watch him perform with the rapper Macklemore in a trash can.

Oscar Wilde


Wilde was a writer, poet and playwright from Ireland active in the late nineteenth century. His more famous works include The Importance of Being Earnest and The Picture of Dorian Gray. Users of popular blog website Tumblr enjoy posting memes of his quotes.

Oscar Pistorious


Let’s go ahead and skip this Oscar.

Oscar de la Hoya


Nicknamed “The Golden Boy,” Oscar de la Hoya is a professional boxer who won an Olympic gold medal at the age of nineteen, then proceeded to win 10 world titles in six different weight classes during a professional career that spanned over 15 years.

Oscar Peterson


Oscar Peterson was a legendary Canadian jazz pianist and composer who recorded and performed with jazz greats like Count Basie, Louie Armstrong, and Ella Fitzgerald. Click here to watch his Oscar Peterson Trio play the “C Jam Blues” live in Denmark in 1964.

This has been my Oscar recap. Thanks for reading.