The Oscars are here! The Oscars are here! If you’ve been following my regular Oscar Beat columns, you know it’s been a long road to today, when the nominations for this year’s Academy Awards have finally been announced. So, how’d it go? Well things fell, more or less, where we expected them to, though as always there were a couple of surprises here and there—some pleasant, some not so much (like the almost complete lack of racial diversity, for instance—which is getting ridiculous). Let’s break down the five biggest shockers.