Scandals That Were Definitely Worse Than Watergate

Envelopegate Ruined The 89th Academy Awards

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Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Who could forget the massive mess up at the 2017 Oscars when Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway announced La La Land won Best Picture…when it didn’t. Producers had to come out on stage three minutes after the acceptance speech and say no, it was really Moonlight that had won best picture.

Beatty tried to explain that he read the wrong name on the envelope, and the internet burst into criticism over the Academy’s font choice.