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Jan 09 2022
Rib-Tickler WEST SIDE STORY Grabs The Globe Comments (0)

West-side-story-boycultureHe makes me laugh! (Image via 20th Century Fox)

The Golden Globes were announced on social media — and that's it. No host, no broadcast, no stars, no ceremony. Just ... tweets.

Full List of Golden Globes Winners 2022!

Yet, it was the most entertaining awards show in years, clearly run by an intern whose grasp on the English language was enough to be impressive, and not enough to be, well, fluent.

In announcing winners, cutesy turns of phrase were employed. The worst was when West Side Story (deservedly) won in the Musical or Comedy category and the intern wrote:

If laughter is the best medicine, West Side Story has the cure for what ails you!

Um. People died in this movie. This is a musical, a heart-wrenching one, not a comedy. People reacted, so they, um, fixed it:

Who is running this account? Who? Who?