And then Melissa McCarthy (who I love) was crowned Miss Emmy. I suspect Amy Poehler's hand in this, since she also arranged the eyewear bit from the 2009 Emmys:
That second clip proves the importance of having presenters who 1) can read off a prompter without sounding like they're reading off a prompter, and 2) have enough chemistry to make you believe they like each other. Tina Fey and Jon Hamm: good. Most other presenter pairings: not so much.