You Can’t Be Serious: Beauty Website Mistakes Whoopi Goldberg For Oprah Winfrey At The Oscars

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A beauty website received the ire of the Internet and more than a few side eyes Oscar night (Sunday, February 28) when for whatever reason they mistook Whoopi Goldberg for Oprah Winfrey.

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The tweet was live for 45 minutes before being deleted with many people pointing out the barring mistake. The company hasn’t made a public apology as of yet despite the error. Still not sure why Goldberg was confused for Winfrey, but hey, we all make mistakes, right?