People Are Mad That It Looked Like The Kardashians Were Texting During The Ferguson Tribute At The VMAs


1. During a tribute to the conflicts in Ferguson, Mo., MTV’s audience cam cut to the Kardashians.

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2. And let’s just say people weren’t thrilled.

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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.

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4. And then the jokes started…

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The Kardashian sisters just had to Google what #Ferguson is. #MTVVMAs2014

— AwardsWatch (@awards_watch)
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Kim kardashian in there like, "Whose Ferguson?"

— Laundo ™ (@Octobersvry0wn)
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Kylie Jenner on her phone while they talk about Ferguson awh :-) so sweet :-)

— Snoop Lion (@cianabanana)
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they're talking about FERGUSON and Kylie fucking Jenner is on her phone. No bitch. put it away. smh

— JP (@contra_holiday)
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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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