On Watching Black Folks Win: What I Learned from the 2017 Oscars Flub

A candid rundown of the 2017 Oscars and the epic mix-up that almost stole Moonlight's victory.

Sunday night, when Faye Dunaway announced La La Land as the winner for best picture—alongside a very hesitant, awkward, smiley Warren Beatty—I laughed.

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The Men of 'Moonlight' Star in Calvin Klein's New Campaign and Our Hearts Can't Handle It

Fresh off last night's Oscar win, the leading men of Moonlight star in Calvin Klein's spring campaign.

Moonlight was the movie of the year for a number of obvious reasons, one of them being its phenomenal cast, who blessed us with their unforgettably stunning performances, and made our day yesterday after winning the award for Best Picture at the Academy Awards.

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