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When Entertainment Tonight asked Sandra Bullock who she was wearing to the Oscars, the actress said she was taking sketches from everyone, including JC Penney. She might have been joking, but the design team at JCP called her bluff. Racked National has the resulting four sketches, including a cheery print number that shouts "My movie was so much more uplifting than Avatar." [RNA]