TVSpy: Accomplished Chicago anchors Bill Kurtis and Walter Jacobson will retire from CBS’ O&O WBBM Thursday. The anchor team was first paired together in 1973.

TVNewser: A panel takes on the Oscars and if Seth MacFarlane was a good host of the Oscars last night. Sock puppets notwithstanding, there are conflicting opinions among the experts.

FishbowlLA: If you watched MacFarlane’s opening monologue, then you saw the fake headlines that belong to Stephen Battaglio (left). The TV Guide business editor says, in an exclusive interview, he was not in on the sketch.