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All the times the Oscars threw shade at Donald Trump

All the times the Oscars threw shade at Donald Trump I’m proud to be part of the evolution of this art form and to see all the new faces among this year’s nominees.Filmmakers can turn their cameras to capture shared human qualities and break stereotypes of various nationalities and religions.

Even police are making jokes about that monster f*ck up at the Oscars

Even police are making jokes about that monster f*ck up at the Oscars Everyone's still catching their breath after rubbernecking at that calamitous end to the 2017 Oscars.But midway through the speeches, it turned out Moonlight was the actual recipient of the award, leading to one of the most awkward, but thrilling moments in the award show history.

Dev Patel brought his mom to the Oscars and the internet can't get over them

Dev Patel brought his mom to the Oscars and the internet can't get over them Dev Patel might have lost the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor but has won the internet by a mile after he appeared on the Red Carpet hand-in-hand with his mother.While he looked dapper in a cream blazer and a black bow tie, his mother Anita stunned in her black-and-gold traditional sari.

Adele is pretty stoked that Emma Stone and Moonlight won big at Oscars

Adele is pretty stoked that Emma Stone and Moonlight won big at Oscars Adele and Emma Stone are BFFs since at least 2015, when they were pictured having dinner together with Jennifer Lawrence in New York.So when the star of La La Land won a Best Actress Oscar last night, Adele posted a heartwarming homage on Twitter.

The White Helmets aren't happy about their Oscar win for a very important reason

The White Helmets aren't happy about their Oscar win for a very important reason at the last minute.The White Helmets, which is streaming on Netflix, is a harrowing look at the Syria Civil Defense, a group of ordinary Syrians who work tirelessly to rescue civilians affected by the civil war and extract people from the rubble.

The Oscars made a big mistake during the In Memoriam

The Oscars made a big mistake during the In Memoriam A lot of famous people died in 2016 — producer Jan Chapman wasn't one of them.The Oscars on Sunday accidentally put a picture of the Australian producer instead of designer Janet Patterson during its In Memoriam portion of the show.

The Oscars showed yet again why it's never over til it's over

The Oscars showed yet again why it's never over til it's over The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences got another reminder last night that there is no such thing as a sure thing, despite whatever you're hearing/reading/predicting.The 89th Oscars were — for the most part — a triumph for diverse filmmaking and nuanced stories, with Moonlight ultimately clinching Best Picture from alleged sure-thing La La Land.

What Happened at the Oscars Last Night?

What Happened at the Oscars Last Night? It’s still hard to believe what happened last night was even real.After the cast and crew of La La Land took the stage to accept their award for Best Picture, they were soon informed they had not actually won.

The dramatic Oscars mishap also happened in 1964

The dramatic Oscars mishap also happened in 1964 Long before there was Warren Beatty, Sammy Davis Jr.On Sunday night, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway incorrectly announced La La Land had won the Oscar for Best Picture.

'Fake news' jokes dominate after Oscars best picture flub

'Fake news' jokes dominate after Oscars best picture flub In the moments before Jenkins spoke those words, actor Warren Beatty and actress Faye Dunaway took the stage and declared La La Land the winner.The cast and crew of La La Land walked on stage.

Mahershala Ali is the first Muslim actor to win an Oscar

Mahershala Ali is the first Muslim actor to win an Oscar There are many reasons to applaud Moonlight's victory at the 89th Annual Academy Awards, one of which is that a black Muslim man won Best Supporting Actor in Trump's America.Mahershala Ali, 43, became the fifth black actor to win an Oscar for his or her supporting role, and the first-ever Muslim to take home an acting Oscar in history, per the LA Times.

The night that broke the Oscars: How the 2017 awards changes the game forever

The night that broke the Oscars: How the 2017 awards changes the game forever After a bit of fumbling and a series of confused looks off-stage, Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway finally announced La La Land as the Best Picture winner.In the foreground was La La Land producer Fred Berger clutching his gold statuette and accepting the award.

That insane Best Picture mix-up came too late to save the Oscars' ratings

That insane Best Picture mix-up came too late to save the Oscars' ratings Instead, the 89th Academy Awards ceremony continued its ratings slide — averaging 32.9 million total viewers and a 9.

PricewaterhouseCoopers messed up the Oscars big time. Will people still trust it with their taxes?

PricewaterhouseCoopers messed up the Oscars big time. Will people still trust it with their taxes? PricewaterhouseCoopers, the vaunted accounting firm that has lorded over Oscars secrets for decades, usually relies on the Academy Awards for some easy, free publicity as tax season approaches.The firm's Twitter mentions were soon swamped with reactions from critics, some mocking, some angry, and some simply bemused at how the firm could flub such a seemingly simple task.

That Oscars screw-up could have been avoided with this one design change

That Oscars screw-up could have been avoided with this one design change Large lettering could have saved a whole lot of Oscars drama.Seemingly puzzled, he showed stage-mate Faye Dunaway the card, and she said "La La Land.

Rogue None: Why the Force isn't with Star Wars at the Oscars

Rogue None: Why the Force isn't with Star Wars at the Oscars It lost in both — continuing a 33-year streak in which no Star Wars movie has won a single Oscar.But it had to rankle that the only Lucas to ever get a regular Academy Award for Star Wars was his then-wife Marcia, who won for film editing.

5 classic movies you won't believe have fewer Oscars than 'Suicide Squad'

5 classic movies you won't believe have fewer Oscars than 'Suicide Squad' Everyone's still talking about the craziest thing that happened at the Oscars on Sunday: Suicide Squad winning one.The situation is so bad that for every Suicide Squad win, there aren't any for the following.