The 84th Academy Award nominees were announced yesterday, but you’re still perusing the list. And so are we, if only to wonder once again why — why?! — folks like Ryan Gosling and Michael Fassbender were snubbed from the list. Ahem. But we’re getting over that, and instead focusing on this year’s race, which boasts quite a few interesting factoids. How many newbies are in the race? When has a silent film last been nominated? Which two actresses are facing off against one another for the third time? Read on to find out!