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#EmmysSoDiverse: LGBT Twitter and Allies React to Inclusive Awards

Ben Mendelsohn

Sunday's 2016 Emmy Awards put the Oscars to shame when it came to diversity and representation. Several winners were LGBT folks and people of color. The tone of the evening was one of celebration (and some Trump-bashing), and it ended up being one of the more well-reviewed awards shows in recent memory.

To recap the night's thrills, here are the best, funniest, and most heartfelt responses from LGBT Twitter users and allies.

Veep won best comedy once again, and star Julia Louis-Dreyfus took home a record seventh Emmy, which was her fifth consecutive win.


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