The Onion apologizes for Quvenzhane Wallis tweet

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      Oscar host Seth McFarlane has been derided for his lowbrow hosting effort at the gala ceremony last night, but the Onion managed to go way lower.

      In a tweet during the broadcast, somebody at the satirical webzine described nine year-old best actress nominee Quvenzhane Wallis using a word that rhymes with 'stunt'.

      Right about now, McFarlane and his writers are probably thanking YHWH that we've stopped talking about all those Jew jokes.



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      Feb 25, 2013 at 1:11pm

      Ick. That's clearly a form of child abuse, and possibly sexual abuse of a child. Whoever posted the comment needs to be gone, instantly, and reported to the police, quickly.

      Sexual banter and teasing among adults is A-OK with me, but ... willing adults only. Not children. Never. Not once. Ever. Period.


      Feb 25, 2013 at 3:50pm

      Always good to see that certain people (two so far) think it's cool to call a 9-year-old girl a "cunt". Sexual dysfunction is obviously alive and well in Vancouver.

      If only you had the guts to "come out" and declare your revolting preferences.