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Dec 21, 2017

60 Times Celebs Threw Shade, Clapped Back, Or Called People Out In 2017

WARNING: Do not read this post unless you fucking love drama.


1. When Jennifer Lopez liked this comment that dissed Mariah Carey's New Year's performance:

2. And when Rihanna liked this meme, which shaded everyone who didn't follow the Met Gala theme:

3. When Diplo shaded Taylor Swift, saying this about her music:

Music is in the hands of the kids. Streaming is literally what kids want to listen to over and over again. They want to listen to ‘Rockstar’ and ‘Bodak Yellow.’ They don't want to listen to, like, ‘Look What You Made Me Do,’” he said when asked about the effects of music streaming. “That music doesn't relate to them at all. I don't think it ever did. They were only given that by radio and marketing budgets. I'm impressed with Post Malone. I can relate to him more than Taylor Swift.

4. When Katy Perry shaded Diplo, ranking him last in bed:

5. And he shaded her back, saying he doesn't remember that happening:

6. When Andy Cohen shaded Donald Trump on Kate Hudson's Insta:

7. And when Anna Wintour shaded Donald Trump, saying he's the one guest she wouldn't invite back to the Met Gala:


8. When Remy Ma shaded Nicki Minaj by commenting "Home-going" (aka funeral) on DJ Clue's Insta:

9. When Seth Meyers "I don't know her'd" Cole Sprouse on his show:


10. And when Amanda Bynes did the same thing to Miley when asked what she thought of her (despite having met her before):

11. When Nicole Kidman told Giada De Laurentiis that her pizza was "a little tough" after a series of back-and-forth shading on Ellen:


12. When Jack Antonoff shadily did this during Katy Perry's opening VMA monologue:


13. When Kirsten Dunst was asked about the new Spider-Man movies and simply said this:

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14. When Megyn Kelly shadily snubbed Hoda on the Today show:


15. And when Rihanna shadily applied lipstick when Beyoncé won her Grammy:

Here is Rihanna applying lip gloss as Beyoncé won the award they both were nominated for. RiRi gives zero f*cks. 😂😂…

16. When Miley Cyrus shaded Ed Sheeran and John Mayer during her interview with Billboard:


17. When Taylor Swift released her music on Spotify the same night Katy Perry released Witness:

Taylor Swift decides to go back on Spotify the day Katy Perry releases her new album… I'M SURE THIS IS ALL A MASSIV…

18. When Taylor Swift allegedly shaded Kim K in the "Look What You Made Me Do" video:

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19. When Spencer Pratt shaded Lauren Conrad's baby's costume:

Twitter: @spencerpratt

(Not cool, Spencer.)

20. When Perrie Edwards allegedly changed the lyrics of "Shout Out to My Ex" from "faking it like I did" to "faking it like Hadid" to diss Gigi Hadid:

"hope she ain't faking it like Hadid" Perrie needs to chill 💀

21. When Sam Smith picked between Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian on Watch What Happens Live:


22. And when Reese Witherspoon liked this tweet that shaded Taylor Swift:


23. When Taylor Swift clapped back at people who insisted she was naked in her "...Ready for It?" music video:

24. When Cher ended this fan for implying she's a liar:

25. When Jennifer Lopez called out people accusing her of photoshopping her Insta:

26. When Kiersey Clemons clapped the fuck back at someone shaming her armpit hair:

27. When Chrissy Teigen clapped back at someone who said Donald Trump was the best thing to ever happen to her:

28. And when she clapped back at someone who called her a rude bully:

29. When Ashley Graham threw shade at the Victoria's Secret fashion show with this Insta:

30. When Demi Lovato tweeted this about Halsey, who had just criticized "Cool for the Summer" in an interview:

You know a song is a hit when people are still talking about the lyrics two years later. 💁🏻#shhhhdonttellyourmother

31. When Kevin Durant went back at this guy who came for him:

32. When J.K. Rowling put this troll in his place:

33. When Hilary Duff clapped back at body-shamers on Insta:

34. And when Halsey clapped back at someone who said she couldn't be a feminist and show her boobs:

35. When Simone Biles had the perfect response when the Dancing With the Stars judges asked why she wasn't smiling:


36. And when Simone went right back at someone who tried to say she was a bad role model:

37. When Zendaya stepped in to annihilate a body-shamer on Twitter:

When you try to put a beautiful woman down, but the universe has bigger plans 😌

38. When Pink tweeted this after a troll said her only relevant music video was with Christina Aguilera:

39. When Kim K pulled out these receipts to dispute the Daily Mail's article that said she put North in a corset:

40. When Rachel from The Bachelorette responded to this person's racist tweet:

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41. When Sharon Osbourne savagely called out Kendall and Kylie over their clothing line:

Girls, you haven’t earned the right to put your face with musical icons. Stick to what you know…lip gloss.

42. When Caitlyn Jenner called out Jimmy Kimmel for mocking her transition:


43. And when Erykah Badu called out Jennifer Lopez for using the Facetune editing app:

44. When Kathy Griffin said Andy Cohen for harassed her and offered her cocaine:

45. When Charlamagne tha God had this to say about Chris Brown:

46. And when Cardi B used her Insta both to celebrate "Bodak Yellow" going No. 1 and to call out Azealia Banks:

47. When NeNe Leakes owned Kim Zolciak and her daughter for saying NeNe had cockroaches in her home:

48. And when Pink called out Dr. Luke to his face, saying he's not a good person:

49. When Nicki Minaj called out the fashion industry on its lack of diversity in her speech to Philipp Plein:

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50. And when Gordon Ramsay called out this pompous chef:


51. When the Cash Me Ousside girl called out Dr. Phil for, like, no reason:

THIS IS EVERYTHING!!!!!!! #drphil #cashmeoutsidehowboutdat @DrPhil

52. And when Drake Bell called out Josh for not inviting him to his wedding:

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53. When Jennifer Lawrence yelled at this paparazzo for touching her dog:

Guess what happens when you try to touch Jennifer Lawrence's dog! #TMZ

Twitter: @TMZ

54. When Stephen Colbert called out Bill Maher at the Emmys:


55. When Adam Levine caught Alicia Keys wearing makeup and called her out for it:

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56. And she shut it down:

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57. When Naomi Campbell called out Vogue with this Insta:

58. When Lindsay Lohan called out Jennifer Lopez for not following her back on Twitter:

59. When Taylor Swift called out Us Weekly with her magazine covers:

@taylorswift13 Taylor Swift threw shade at US Weekly for spreading lies and rumors about her with those back covers.

60. And probably the most iconic callout of 2017 — Taylor Swift's "Look What You Made Me Do," which called out everything everyone's said about her:

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