Planning a Last Minute Oscar Party? Me Too!

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If Genie's brilliant array of Best Picture Dinners hasn't given you inspiration for Oscar-themed fare, then I probably can't help you, but being the lazy hostess/film geek that I am I'm sure going to try.  Because you know they still have Fashion Police badges at your local party store.

A plate of chocolate cup cake is displayed at the Oscar food and beverage preview at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, the United States, on Feb. 23, 2012.

Oscar parties come in all shapes and sizes, from the glitterati toasting their fabulousness at the Governer's Ball to the Miramax interns meeting at a dive bar in the East Village, folks across the country (maybe the globe?) will gather to place their bets, horde hors d' oeuvres, and trash talk the fashion faux pas. But what does it take to host a successful Oscar party? I asked Twitter to weigh in and here's what they had to say... [tweets may take a moment to load]




What do you think makes for a great Oscar Party?