20 Best, Worst and WTF Things We Saw at Emmys 2017

From Stephen Colbert getting political to Sean Spicer getting a podium – the highlights, low points and headscratchers from last night's Emmys

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Worst: ... And Then Roger Ailes Gets a Spot
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Worst: ... And Then Roger Ailes Gets a Spot

Perhaps Matt Taibbi said it best when Ailes, the chief architect of Fox News and, arguably, our current political predicaments, died this past May: "He left behind an America perfectly in his image, frightened out of its mind and pouring its money hand over fist into television companies, who are gleefully selling the unraveling of our political system as an entertainment product." Still, despite all that – and the fact that more than a dozen women claimed that he sexually harrassed them during his tenure at Fox – the man was given a place of prominence during the In Memoriam segment. (So, Charlie Murphy and Dick Gregory, no; Ailes, yes. Got it.) If anyone is wondering how behavior like Ailes's continues to happen, here's a clue: It's because of things like this. AP

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