Emmys 2014's 20 Best and Worst Moments

From a final 'Breaking Bad' victory lap to Seth Meyers' hosting duties, the highs and lows of television's big night

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WORST: Sophia Vergara Being Put on a Pedestal
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WORST: Sophia Vergara Being Put on a Pedestal

The gorgeous and talented Sofia Vergara introduced chairman of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Bruce Rosenblum at the awards, and things went downhill in a hurry. Rosenblum ushered the actress – herself a four-time Emmy nominee – onto a 360-degree rotating pedestal where she stood very still as Rosenblum explained that it was television's job to "give viewers something compelling to watch." It was painful to behold and blatantly sexist. Vergara herself could only humor the bit so long, finally jumping off and exclaiming, "This is why I stopped doing the car shows!"

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