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Awards of the Day: Here's Everything You Would Possibly Want to Care About from Last Night's Emmys



The Emmys happened last night.

Now we really care about television, but it's often tough to find room to care about the Emmys. You probably feel something similar.

This year had a few notable moments, so let us just share them with you so you'll know what went down.

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Lee Daniels drops an 'F' bomb over Empire Emmy Snub
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Emmy nominations will always upset someone, and the July 16 announcements were no different.

To many, one of the biggest losers was FOX's new, and extremely popular, show Empire.

Due to it's impressive ratings and social media buzz, many thought it would be a shoe-in to receive multiple Emmy nominations, both for the acting roles and for the series as a whole.

Some people saw the snub coming months ago:



However, the person who took it the hardest was show creator Lee Daniels. He made his thoughts quite clear on Instagram.

#canfinallypostthis #timetoberealagain #emmyniceguyoverwith @jussiesmollett 😂

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It wasn't a complete loss for the show. Taraji P. Henson, who plays fan favorite Cookie, earned herself a nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress In a Drama Series.