Newsgeist: 2/28/11

The spirit of the news

Newsgeist: 2/28/11

The final day of February brings you a fresh edition of the Newsgeist. Follow the jump to read stories on the Oscars, Warren Buffett, and Texas wineries.

-Here's your recap of last night's Oscar celebration.

-Journalists are being roughed up in China after attempting to cover peaceful protests.

-Apparently it takes a billionaire to be optimistic about America's economic situation.

-15,000 acres of West Texas near Amarillo caught fire Sunday, burning dozens of homes and evacuating certain areas.

-Messina Hoff Winery and Resort is expanding further than the recent Hill Country additions.

-Doctors say teens shouldn't be using tanning booths because of the health risks.

-And finally, if you've followed the ridiculousness of Charlie Sheen lately, don't miss the interview in his 20/20 special Tuesday night.

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