MTV VMAs 2014's 20 Best and Worst Moments

Beyoncé's stunning performance, Taylor Swift's pop breakout and more highs and lows from MTV's most outrageous night

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WORST: The Flimsy Tribute to Robin Williams
The Robin Williams tribute at the 2014 MTV VMAs. Robyn BeckAFP/Getty Images17/20

WORST: The Flimsy Tribute to Robin Williams

For approximately 15 seconds, the VMAs broke form for an uncomfortable tribute to Robin Williams. A snippet of Coldplay's "A Sky Full of Stars" played. A random mix of publicity photos and candid-ish shots crossed the screen. All in all, it was 15 seconds that could have just as easily shown producers saying, "We really should do something to honor one of the most influential actors and comedians of the last 40 years, but what?"

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