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Oscar Slap: What if a Joke Isn't Just a Joke?

On Oscar Night, a Verbal Slap Was Met with a Physical Slap, and a Worldwide Debate Ensued

Image from Academy Awards 2022.

While we're still reeling from the "slap heard around the world" on Oscar night and debating who was in the wrong, I think it's important to talk about the physical slap and the emotional slap separately. I don't think we need to excuse…

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Lizzie Finn

Lizzie Finn

I write, create, instruct. My curiosity is expansive — health, happiness, relationships, spirituality, TV/film, psychedelics, feminism, neuroscience, life.