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Feb 25, 2019

Everything You Missed At The 2019 Oscars

Just in case you didn't watch the hostless Academy Awards this year.

1. Queen kicked off the show with a musical performance and the celebrity audience went wild, like Queen Latifah and Javier Bardem are here:

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2. Lady Gaga fixed Rami Malek's crooked bowtie.

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3. Maya Rudolph, Tina Fey, and Amy Poehler were first to present an award, so they gave us a sampling of jokes they would have used had they been asked to host the show. Amy made a Spider-Man/underwear joke:

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4. Tina had an Oprah moment with the Fyre Fest sandwiches:

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5. And Maya explained how she can relate to Jackson Maine.

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6. Mahershala Ali won Best Supporting Actor for his role in Green Book, making him the first black man to win the accolade two years in a row.

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7. Awkwafina and John Mulaney bonded over the fact that they were both at the Academy Awards for the very first time.

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8. Adorably enough, it was Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet's first trip, too. (And yes that IS a pale pink scrunchie that Jason is wearing around his wrist!)

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9. Regina King won for Best Supporting Actress and we were proud.

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10. Glenn Close wore an incredible golden cape.

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11. Rami Malek thanked his Bohemian Rhapsody co-star and IRL girlfriend during his win for Best Actor.

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12. Chris Evans did a low-key celebration when he saw Black Panther was about to win a second award.

CHRIS’ LITTLE CHEER WHEN HE SAW BLACK PANTHER HAD WON THE SECOND OSCAR #Oscars⁠ ⁠

13. Emma Stone gave Olivia Colman a big ol' kiss after her win for Best Actress was announced.

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14. Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga performed a beautiful and romantic version of "Shallow."

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15. They nuzzled each other as they sang, causing the entire audience at home to utter "I ship this" silently to themselves.

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16. Glenn Close had a staring contest with Melissa McCarthy.

I can’t breathe....what is happening here?! 😭😭😭

17. Frances McDormand did NOT have anything to add.

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18. Everybody seemed to be wearing pink.

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19. Spike Lee accepted the award for Best Adapted Screenplay and said, "The 2020 Presidential election is around the corner... let’s all do the right thing!"

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20. J-Lo and A-Rod danced in their seats.

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21. Krysten Ritter announced her pregnancy on the red carpet.

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22. Period. End of Sentence. won for Documentary Short Subject and director Rayka Zehtabchi championed period representation and said this:

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23. Melissa McCarthy and Brian Tyree Henry dressed up like this:

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24. Mike Myers and Dana Carvey had a little Wayne's World reunion on stage while presenting.

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25. And Gaga kissed the 2019 awards season goodbye!

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Until next year!

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