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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.

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posted by Ace at 11:49 AM

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