And a little earlier in the night — during an otherwise silly segment with La'Ron Hines called, "What Do Kids Know About the Golden Globes?" — we saw exactly how Chadwick's legacy will live on forever.
The segment started with La'Ron asking some preciously precocious children simple questions about awards season:
And their responses were, of course, equal parts hilarious and iconic:
For instance, this child's response made me literally LOL alone in my home:
But to end the silly segment, they decided to make us all sob out of nowhere. La'Ron's final question for the kids was a simple one: "Who is Chadwick Boseman?"
And EVERY. SINGLE. CHILD. Knew the correct answer:
Because for them (and ALL of us) he is, was, and always will be the Black Panther:
And it wasn't just me full-on ugly-crying! The internet was also moved by the surprisingly sweet moment:
So there you have it. There's truly nothing else to say, except:
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