In Which the Internet Mercilessly Mocks 'Suicide Squad's' Oscar Win

"Just tried saying 'the Oscar-winning Suicide Squad' out loud and I instantly developed asthma, hives, and horns."

Look, to put it nicely, Suicide Squad wasn't exactly a critical success. So, the fact that the super-villain film casually won an Oscar (for Best Makeup) is pretty shocking. Not La-La-Land-accidentally-wins-then-loses-best-picture (opens in new tab) shocking, but close.

Some people were surprised:

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Others were horrified.

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Others were unimpressed:

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Some went in for the Trump comparisons:

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Others were upset by the injustice of it all:

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And some took the opportunity to use this Justin Timberlake GIF:

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In conclusion: what a time to be alive.

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Mehera Bonner
Entertainment Editor

Mehera Bonner is a celebrity and entertainment news writer who enjoys Bravo and Antiques Roadshow with equal enthusiasm. She was previously entertainment editor at Marie Claire and has covered pop culture for over a decade.