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    Idina Menzel Revealed What She Was Thinking In The Moments After John Travolta Messed Up Her Name At The Oscars

    "I was like, 'Get yourself together. Stop worrying that he messed up your name. Sing, b**ch.'"

    Idina Menzel had a pretty surprising reaction to John Travolta's infamous name flub at the Oscars.

    Idina wears a black turtleneck to a premiere
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    Back in 2014, John introduced Idina before her performance of Frozen's "Let It Go" and accidentally called her "Adele Dazeem."

    John speaks on stage at the Oscars
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    Idina says she only had eight seconds to collect herself after she heard John make the mistake.

    Idina performs in a cream colored dress at the Oscars
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    "I had eight seconds after he screwed up my name...First, I felt really sorry for myself. Like Meryl Streep's out there, it's my big break and he just fucked up my name," Idina said on Carpool Karaoke.

    Idina added that she had already been nervous about the performance and had "meditated on the moment," so it temporarily threw her off.

    Idina poses in a white gown at a premiere
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    She continued, "And then eight seconds, the band starts, I was like, 'Get your shit together, stop worrying that he messed up your name, sing bitch.'"

    Idina went on to give a stellar performance and now looks back on the moment as the "greatest thing that ever happened."

    Idina throws her hands in the air while performing at the Oscars
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    "He's written so many nice, apologetic emails. He's so kind. To make up for it, he would just fly wherever at this point; he's so sweet. I just always say, 'No worries because it was the best thing that ever happened!'" Idina laughed.

    Idina and John smile while sharing the stage at a later time
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    Hear all that Idina had to say about the situation below.

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