Irony: DNC Required Voter ID and Paper Ballots for Chair Vote. | Main | Girl-to-Boy Transgender Wins Girl's Wrestling Championship, While Taking Testosterone
February 27, 2017

And the Oscar Goes to... The Pretend Competency of the Media-Political Complex

Oh, boy. They gave Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway the wrong envelope -- they gave them a duplicate envelope containing the best actress winner, Emma Stone for La La Land. Faye Dunaway apparently ignored the "Emma Stone" at the top and read the Best Picture as La La Land.

These people have done this before. Shouldn't they have realized the Best Picture card shouldn't have the name of an actress on it?

At any rate, the Price Waterhouse accountants then had to come out and tell them that La La Land had lost, and Moonlight had won.

It was awkward:


Update: Clownshoes on.


I think what happened there is that the woman named did in fact die, but they ran the photo of a living woman.

digg this
posted by Ace at 11:49 AM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
kraken: "376 Trump just revealed in a live presser that we ..."

BackwardsBoy - #PurgeProgressivism[/i][/s][/b][/u]: "Don't know how I managed that. I just dropped into ..."

SteveOReno, I proudly self-identify as a Moron: "Sad! ..."

flounder, rebel, vulgarian, deplorable, winner: "372 PDT: "I never want to hear that we are low on ..."

The Second Daily Post: "If the democrats have given up on the white vote t ..."

artisanal 'ette: "Sue them all! This has ALWAYS been the Dems gam ..."

filbert: "Seems like the "actual malice" threshold was left ..."

BackwardsBoy - #PurgeProgressivism[/i][/s][/b][/u]: "Oneth again? ..."

Roland THTG: "I had to write the Pythagorean Theorem out 100 tim ..."

Barry Soetoro: "Yes, if we run Joey you'll know it's blank. ..."

Deplorable Jay Guevara[/i][/s][/b]: "[i]Keep heading east and Carlsbad Cavern awaits. ..."

artisanal 'ette: "Trump just revealed in a live presser that we were ..."

Recent Entries
Search


Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64