Twitter had a field day with the Oscars Best Picture mistake

People responded to the historic gaffe with jokes about the election, Super Bowl, and more.

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  (L-R) Writer/director Barry Jenkins, producer Jeremy Kleiner, actress Naomie Harris, writer Tarell Alvin McCraney look on from the audience as 'Moonlight' is announced as the Best Picture winner (instead of 'La La Land,' originally announced as the winner due to a presentation error) onstage during the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 26, 2017 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Writer/director Barry Jenkins, producer Jeremy Kleiner, actress Naomie Harris, writer Tarell Alvin McCraney look on from the audience as 'Moonlight' is announced as the Best Picture winner (instead of 'La La Land,' originally announced as the winner due to a presentation error) onstage during the 89th Annual Academy Awards. –Kevin Winter/Getty Images

In one of the most bizarre twists in Oscars history, La La Land was briefly announced as the winner of the Best Picture award before Academy Awards officials hurried to the podium to inform the people onstage and the audience that Moonlight had actually won the top prize.

Naturally, people began making jokes on social media seconds later.

The most immediate — and obvious — comparisons likened the situation to when Steve Harvey accidentally announced the wrong winner of the Miss Universe pageant in 2015.

The comedian eventually responded to the jokes with a few of his own.

Others noted the similarities between Moonlight‘s surprise win and the Patriots’ historic comeback in Super Bowl 51.

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Perhaps most commonly, people compared the Oscars result to that of the recent election of President Donald Trump over Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.

Some people went for all of the jokes above, drawing connections between the Oscars, the Super Bowl, the election, and more.

With so many people riffing on the same subject at the same time, however, some people got pretty tired of the torrent of unoriginal jokes.

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