Oscars

Non-Black People of Color Think Chris Rock Should Have Spoken Up For All Minorities, Black Twitter Goes In Accordingly With #NotYourMule

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When Asian Actress Ming Na Wen tweeted that Chris Rock should have brought up other minorities who have “worse odds’ at the Oscars, including Asians and Latinos, Black Twitter responded with a vast array of reasons (appropriately hashtagged #NotYourMule) why the two time Oscar hosts...

Chris Rock’s Daughters and Girl Scouts Sell $65K Worth of Cookies

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If there’s a good thing that came out of the Oscars, the Girl Scouts are reaping the benefits of it. Rock used the opportunity to help his daughter and fellow Girl Scouts out by selling some cookies during the show. What better way to shame...

Say What? Oprah Winfrey Gets Mistaken For Whoopi Goldberg On The Oscars Red Carpet

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During last night’s Oscars red carpet coverage, Total Beauty tweeted a photo of Whoopi Goldberg with the caption, “We had no idea @Oprah was #tatted and we love it. #Oscars.” The tweet was immediately flooded with comments from folks cringing at such a large scale...

Open Thread: What Did You Think of Chris Rock’s Oscar Monologue?

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Chris Rock stepped on a lot of pink toes last night during his opening monologue for the Oscars. But then again, when you’re being paid by an organization that hasn’t really gave a damn about diversity, who’s really winning here? Rock didn’t hold back when...

Bette Midler Just Ethered the Oscars In This One Tweet

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Listen Linda, Bette Midler is closing out Black History Month by taking a well-placed shot at the Academy for the lack of nominations for actors of color at this year’s Oscars. While Hollywood gears up for its most important day of the year, Midler ethered the whole...

#JusticeForFlint Takes Place On Oscars Night

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On February 28th, comedian Hannibal Buress, Creed director and co-writer Ryan Coogler, singer Janelle Monae, Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams, Selma director Ava DuVernay, and other entertainment notables will be joining forces onstage for a free event in Flint, Michigan, according to BuzzFeed News. The...