34 Million People watched the Academy Awards last night. It was the longest Academy Awards broadcast in 10 years. It lasted 3 hours and 49 minutes. As soon as Faye Dunaway and Warren Beauty announced that La La Land won best picture, I turned off the television and went to bed. Imagine my surprise when I found out this morning that La La Land didn’t actually win! The real winner was Moonlight. If you were thinking that Faye Dunaway is 76 years old and she is losing it, you’d be wrong. She is 76 years old but the mix up was evidently the card which identified Emma Stone as best actress for her role in La La Land. It wasn’t the correct card for Best Picture!
However the real loser at the Academy Awards was Donald Trump.
We anticipated that because Jimmy Kimmel was invited to host, that there would be jokes made at Trump’s expense. Kimmel has consistently mocked Trump for the last year.
When Trump didn’t take the bait, Kimmel taunted him: