‘Les Mis’ Fans Freak Out on Twitter Over Oscar Noms
Hey, did you hear about the Oscar nominations? We’re guessing Ben Affleck isn’t the only one crying — hordes of musical theater fans are losing it too. Who would have thought that people whose idea of entertainment is to be whipped into an emotional frenzy through overwrought song and dance would flip out when their genre of choice gets not one, but eight nominations (even though that wasn’t enough for some of them). Some of them ( a lot, actually) couldn’t contain themselves and had to direct some of their boundless enthusiasm towards Twitter. Here’s what’s they’re saying.