Seth As Oscar Host: My Thoughts So Far

Photo by Gage Skidmore/Wikipedia.
Photo by Gage Skidmore/Wikipedia.

He's good. Funny and relaxed.

Smiles at his own jokes, which deflates them of any real harm.

Loved the Ron Jeremy reference, laughed at the Rihanna/Chris Brown joke, like the crack about Meryl not being nominated.

And getting Tommy Lee Jones to laugh in the first 10 seconds was a real accomplishment--not to mention getting a Fred-and-Ginger ballroom dance out of the normally pelvis-thrusting Channing Tatum and Charlize Theron.

And working in the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles! Genius!

"This is more like the Tonys," said a friend. Exactly.

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