1. During a tribute to the conflicts in Ferguson, Mo., MTV’s audience cam cut to the Kardashians.
2. And let’s just say people weren’t thrilled.
3. It appeared that Kim, Kylie, and Kendall Kardashian talked amongst themselves, texted, and looked generally bored while presenter Common asked the audience to take a moment of silence for Mike Brown.
10. BuzzFeed has reached out to MTV to confirm that the footage of the Kardashians texting happened during the moment of silence and wasn’t on a delay and shown by mistake.
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