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The Internet Is Loving The Fact That "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" Got An Oscar Nomination

It was for Best Makeup and Hairstyling, but still.

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The fourth installment in the Jackass film series was 2013's Bad Grandpa, a hidden camera comedy penned by director Jeff Tremaine, Spike Jonze (also a 2014 Oscar nominee for Her), and Johnny Knoxville.

On Thursday, it was announced that Bad Grandpa was up for an Oscar for Best Makeup and Hairstyling, thanks to the work of Stephen Prouty, who transformed Johnny Knoxville from this...

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The nomination had Twitter all kinds of excited:

The best part about the #OscarNoms... Bad Grandpa was nominated for an award. http://t.co/BvRA3BLQ4S #jackass

TheLaughButton.com@thelaughbutton

The best part about the #OscarNoms... Bad Grandpa was nominated for an award. http://t.co/BvRA3BLQ4S #jackass

09:58 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And of course, most importantly, "Jackass Presents: #BadGrandpa got an #Oscar nomination. Just as the prophecy foretold.

Brian S. Wise@BrianSWise

And of course, most importantly, "Jackass Presents: #BadGrandpa got an #Oscar nomination. Just as the prophecy foretold.

09:17 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

It is now 'the Oscar-nominated #Jackass'

I love that #badgrandpa has an Oscar nomination

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Lol, the #Jackass Bad Grandpa film is an Oscar-nominated film. #AcademyAwards

Rodrigo Salazar@MakeYourself85

Lol, the #Jackass Bad Grandpa film is an Oscar-nominated film. #AcademyAwards

09:12 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Plus, #BadGrandpa is an Oscar nominee (deservedly so, for makeup and hairstyling).

Thom Geier@thomgeier

Plus, #BadGrandpa is an Oscar nominee (deservedly so, for makeup and hairstyling).

09:59 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

I have a lot of movies to watch. #BadGrandpa #OscarNoms

penny@penny

I have a lot of movies to watch. #BadGrandpa #OscarNoms

09:40 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

CRAP! I need to see #TheLoneRanger AND #BadGrandpa! #Oscars

Brian Perry@Road2Oscars

CRAP! I need to see #TheLoneRanger AND #BadGrandpa!
#Oscars

09:50 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The only movie I'm rooting for is #BadGrandpa!!

Mike Kuhn@DIFMovieReviews

The only movie I'm rooting for is #BadGrandpa!!

11:11 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Though not everyone was pleased...

My worst film of 2013 was nominated for an Oscar! #BadGrandpa #badgrandpamovie

Doug Boyles@douginthedark

My worst film of 2013 was nominated for an Oscar! #BadGrandpa #badgrandpamovie

09:12 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Everyone could share in the surprise factor.

So #Jackass gets more #Oscar nominations than #TheButler and the same number as Mandela and Saving Mr Banks. Didn't see that coming.

Andreas Wiseman@AndreasWiseman

So #Jackass gets more #Oscar nominations than #TheButler and the same number as Mandela and Saving Mr Banks. Didn't see that coming.

09:41 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Though no one was more shocked than Knoxville himself:

Holy hell, an Oscar nomination for Stephen Prouty for makeup and hairstyling in bad grandpa!! Wahooo!!!! #oscars #BadGrandpaMovie

Johnny Knoxville@realjknoxville

Holy hell, an Oscar nomination for Stephen Prouty for makeup and hairstyling in bad grandpa!! Wahooo!!!! #oscars #BadGrandpaMovie

10:45 AM - 16 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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