on February 25th, 2013 at 02:30 pm
C3PO and R2D2 were designed to be analogous to Laurel and Hardy, at least initially. (so the material I have from then says anyway. Lucas hasn't retconned it out of existence yet) *shrug*
I spent most of the Oscars simply cringing and wondering who this fool was and who thought being crass and insulting was the way to enhance the event.