We solved it
We got with the times
There’s room for all our voices
but mostly Shonda Rhimes’.
Some of the ceremony’s participants did not get that memo, and went memorably off-point:
Best Marriage Proposal
Glenn Weiss, winning the Emmy for Best Director of a Variety Special for his work on the Oscars, upstaged the diversity celebration when he thanked his girlfriend for her support, adding, “You wonder why I don’t like to call you my girlfriend? Because I want to call you my wife.” As Emmy-goers erupted, the camera swung to Jan Svendsen, who blew her cue, saying “yes” though, as Weiss stage-directed her,