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14 Extremely Messed-Up Moments From "The Wendy Williams Show"

Multiple lines were crossed.

Last month, FX/Hulu released The New York Times Presents: Framing Britney Spears, prompting a lot of people to take a closer look at how the media has treated celebrities in the past.

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As a result, we asked the BuzzFeed Community to share times when interviewers were completely inappropriate with celebrities, and a lot of the submissions were about The Wendy Williams Show. Here's what they had to say:

Warning: This post contains topics of sexual assault.

1. When she fought with Alyssa Milano about breastfeeding and insisted it was sexual.

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2. When she said Terry Crews wasn't brave for coming forward about being sexually assaulted.

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"Men face enough of a stigma about sexual assault without Wendy Williams amplifying it."

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3. When she said the victims of Michael Jackson's sexual abuse were lying and going after money.

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"Just so gross."

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4. When she made anti-trans comments while talking about Caitlyn Jenner.

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"She’s a cis het woman and should not be talking about that stuff like it has anything to do with her."

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5. When she asked 18-year-old Marcus Scribner if he was a virgin.

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"He was super uncomfortable and to make it worse, his dad was on the side with the camera witnessing everything. She said the reason why she asked was because his character on Black-ish was sexually active. Luckily, he just nervously laughed it off and said that the audience can use their imagination on that subject."

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6. When she slut-shamed Draya Michele in front of her audience.

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7. When she blatantly made fun of Joaquin Phoenix’s cleft lip with a rude gesture.

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8. When she asked Laverne Cox extremely personal questions about her transition.

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9. When she made a The Price Is Right joke while talking about the murder of Amie Harwick, Drew Carey's ex-fiancée, who was strangled and thrown off a third-floor balcony.

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"The 'Come on down!' comment she made when talking about Drew Carey's late fiancée. Even her audience couldn't believe what she said."

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10. When she made fun of Ariana Grande's appearance and claimed she wasn't a "real" woman because she's "too small."

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"She's also slut-shamed her for wearing a short dress to an awards show and called her names for being short."

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11. When she insinuated that Beyoncé’s pregnancy was fake just because the way her dress moved while she was sitting down.

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"This fake pregnancy rumor didn’t even make any sense when this first began almost a decade ago. Like, if Beyoncé and Jay-Z really had been using a surrogate to have Blue, they would have said so."

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12. When she called Tessica Brown (aka Gorilla Glue Girl) "the dumbest girl on the face of the Earth" for using a Gorilla Glue spray adhesive instead of hairspray to set her hair.

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"Like, she made a mistake and learned from it but Wendy didn’t need to ridicule and embarrass her like that."

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13. When she defended Trey Songz after Keke Palmer called him out for pressuring her to be in his music video and then featuring her in it without her consent.

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14. And when she said Trey Songz was "dreamy" while talking about his domestic violence charges.

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