On Twitter, a peanut gallery mocks the Oscars
It’s such moments where Twitter becomes Oscar’s dance partner. Viewers celebrate with — and chortle at — Hollywood’s self-seriousness, combining together for a TV experience greater than the sum of its parts.
When the 85th annual Academy Awards air Sunday on ABC, countless comedians and others at home will be ready on their mobile phones and laptops with tweets to skewer.
‘‘I just pray we all survive Anne Hathaway’s acceptance speech,’’ says Eichner. ‘‘And, to be honest, I have my doubts.’’
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