The 23 Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

Missed last night’s Academy Awards? No worries, I’ve got you covered. Here are the very best moments from the Oscars, including Lupita Nyong’o's intense moment with Liza Minnelli, that much-tweeted selfie, and John Travolta’s amazing inability to pronounce a Broadway star’s name.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

1. When Jennifer Lawrence fell on the red carpet, only a few minutes after arriving. Never change, J. Law!

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

2. When John Stamos creeped on J. Law and Lupita Nyong’o. Have mercy!

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

3. When we realized Jennifer Lawrence brought Nicholas Hoult as her date!

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

4. When Jared Leto — sans man bun, sadly — won Best Supporting Actor for his role in “Dallas Buyers Club” and was really adorable in thanking his mom and brother.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

5. When Pharrell Williams performed “Happy” and danced with Lupita Nyong’o…

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

6. …and Meryl Streep…

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

7. …and Amy Adams!

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

8. When Ellen asked basically every A-lister to pose for a selfie. And then posted it to Twitter, where it quickly smashed the record for most retweeted tweet ever.

9. When we saw Kevin Spacey’s face in the aforementioned selfie and it was perfection.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

9. When we noticed poor Liza Minnelli wasn’t tall enough to make the cut. :(

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

10. When Lupita Nyong’o won Best Supporting Actress for her role in “12 Years A Slave,” and everyone was overjoyed for her…

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

11. Especially Liza Minnelli.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

12. When Lupita Nyong’o gave the best acceptance speech of the night, telling the crowd, “No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.”

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

13. And then backstage, she and Jennifer Lawrence pretended to fight over the trophy, solidifying our desire for these two to be BFFs.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

14. When Joseph Gordon Levitt and Emma Watson presented together and it was clear they should be dating. And hopefully they agree…

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

15. When Ellen offered to order pizza and then ACTUALLY DID order pizza.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

16. When Ellen made people like Kevin Spacey pay for it.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

16. And Brad Pitt CHOWED DOWN.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

17. When Brad Pitt kissed Angelina Jolie on the forehead and the world collectively AWWWed.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

18. When John Travolta, who just had ONE DAMN JOB TO DO, introduced Idina Menzel as “Adele Dazim” and I spent three full fucking minutes Googling “Adele Dazim,” saying to myself, “But that looks like Idina Menzel.”

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

19. When John Ridley won Best Adapted Screenplay for “12 Years A Slave” and the film’s director threw mad shade by barely clapping for him. (There’s supposedly beef between them over screenplay credit.)

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

20. When Matthew McConaughey won Best Actor over Leonardo DiCaprio and Leo held his tears inside…

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

21. …while Matthew kissed his wife Camilla Alves like this and got me pregnant with their cuteness. Just look at them backstage:

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

22. When Matthew’s speech basically was about comparing himself to God and, like, thanking himself for being the greatest and it was some bizarro universe Rust Cohle shit.

The TK Best Moments At The 2014 Academy Awards

23. When, THANK GOD, “12 Years A Slave” won Best Picture and director Steve McQueen was so excited he jumped up and down.

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