The Onion Posts a Vulgar tweet about Quvenzhane Wallis and Comes Under Fire

Satirical website The Onion is in hot water following a tweet it sent out about 9-year-old Oscar nominee Quvenzhane Wallis.  During Sunday’s Academy Awards broadcast, the official Onion Twitter account posted a harsh message about the “Beasts of the Southern Wild Star” that has the Twitterverse up in arms.  Users immediately came to Wallis’ defense, slamming the satirical site for the “joke.”

Now, I’ll be one to say that Wallis is 100% over dramatic for a 9-year-old.  It’s as if she has queue cards or something.  I’ve seen her on Ellen and other talk shows and it’s the same stuff.  It’s like, you’re 9.  Stop acting like this.  You’re not an adult yet.  Go play with something.  But I must agree that the Onion went a little to far here.

Add Comment

Basketball Wives Big Brother Dancing With the Stars Keeping Up with the Kardashians Love and Hip Hop Hollywood Married to Medicine Million Dollar Listing Mob Wives Real Housewives Shahs of Sunset The Voice Top Chef Vanderpump Rules WAGS
Getting to Know the Cast of Going off the Menu
Getting to Know the Cast of Don’t Be Tardy
No Preview
Getting To Know the Cast of Below Deck
Celebrity Gossip Entertainment
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Bindi Irwin
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Danielle Bregoli
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Scott McGillivray
Charles Barkley Net Worth
Don King Net Worth
Five Under the Radar Celebrities With Huge Net Worths
Brad Pitt Net Worth
Daisy Ridley Confirms Talks about Starring in Lara Croft Reboot
No Preview
10 Great Actors Who Appeared in Cheesy 80s Comedies
No Preview
10 Actors Who Cry All The Time In Movies
No Preview
Whatever Happened to All the Actors from the Movie Parenthood?
How Much are TV Stars Actually Paid?
No Preview
The 10 Best Jon Stewart Daily Show Moments of All-Time
No Preview
Whatever Happened to The Cast of Beverly Hills 90210?
No Preview
Where Are They Now? The Cast of One Tree Hill