This Is How Everyone Reacted To Sam Smith Winning The Oscar Over Lady Gaga

The shock of the evening.

1. At tonight’s Oscars, Lady Gaga was widely tipped to win Best Original Song with Diane Warren for “Til It Happens to You.”

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2. And then it seemed like a sure thing when she gave a powerhouse performance that brought people to tears.

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3. But then… Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith ended up winning for “Writing’s on the Wall.”

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5. And people are PISSED.


Me when I heard The Academy chose Sam Smith over Lady Gaga #Oscars

— Michael Sullivan (@Mikey_Sul)

17. Well, at least people are speaking up for him.

18. Don’t listen to the haters — congratulations, Jimmy and Sam!

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