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‘It’s All Rigged!’: Twitter Explodes With Election Jokes After La La Land/Moonlight Oscars Mix-Up

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Twitter is full of hot takes on Monday morning as everyone’s reacting to the unbelievable blunder that took place at the end of the Oscars.

The show was nearing its conclusion as Warren Beatty announced that La La Land was the winner for this year’s Best Picture Award. As the film’s creators and actors were giving thanks to everybody on stage, it was announced that a mistake occurred with the “Best Picture” envelop, and the winner was actually Moonlight.

The resulting confusion over the mishap led to an instant explosion of activity across the Internet, and a wide variety of jokes were made about the slip-up.

Some tweeters went with their own jests:

Other people compared this to Steve Harvey‘s infamous 2015 flub when he crowned the wrong woman as the winner of Miss Universe:

Some people capitalized on the new meme of Ryan Gosling that took off during the show:

And then…there was everyone who likened the show to the 2016 election, and made all sorts of political references:

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