17 Oscars Tweets From Asian Twitter That Dropped Some Serious Truth
Asians were definitely not well-represented at the Oscars, with Dev Patel being the sole Asian nominee in an acting category.
But that doesn’t mean they were silent during Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony.
Check out some of its realest tweets about the Oscars below.
Warren Beatty just pulled a Steve Harvey, and I could not be happier. #Oscars
— Angry Asian Man (@angryasianman) February 27, 2017
The #Oscars put Jackie Chan in the balcony?
JACKIE CHAN IN THE NOSE BLEED SEATS?!?!?!
— Aja Dang (@aJaDaNg) February 27, 2017
So yeah they gonna blame those three little Asian kids from Price Waterhouse Coopers now right #Oscars2017
— Jeff Yang (@originalspin) February 27, 2017
He said “John Cho” and my head snapped up so fast I almost hurt myself
— Nicole Chung (@nicole_soojung) February 27, 2017
Quran verse dropped at #Oscars America hasn’t ended. Constitution not replaced by Sharia. Statute of Liberty not wearing hijab. All is well.
— Wajahat Ali (@WajahatAli) February 27, 2017
What happened with Best Picture is what needs to happen for all #Oscars. “Oopise. We mean to honor folks of color.”
— Jenny Yang 👲👲👲 (@jennyyangtv) February 27, 2017
Legit thought JT said “I’ve got this feeling / inside my balls”
(Husband: “What is wrong with you?”)
— Celeste Ng (@pronounced_ing) February 27, 2017
A black man. A Muslim. In a film about the life & struggles of a young gay man. 1st #Oscars award of the night. Hell, yeah.
— Samira Ahmed (@sam_aye_ahm) February 27, 2017
We are all so tired, so tired, of being told our names are not real names, @jimmykimmel.
— Anand Giridharadas (@AnandWrites) February 27, 2017
Published at Mon, 27 Feb 2017 06:18:32 +0000