Poor Steve Harvey. The world watched as he mistakenly named Miss Colombia as the winner of the 2015 Miss Universe pageant.
— Sunrise (@sunriseon7) December 21, 2015
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When Harvey paused the celebration to apologize for his mistake, everyone reacted like the real winner, Miss Philippines:
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Of course, Twitter went nuts. Some people thought a fight would break out over the crown…
Miss Columbia after Steve Harvey screwed up pic.twitter.com/zrwez7WMtL
— Shooter McGavin (@ShooterMcGavin_) December 21, 2015
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But it was Steve Harvey was the one who was roasted over and over on Twitter.
STEVE HARVEY OUT HERE LIKE pic.twitter.com/BwmqjFRVa0
— Knicks Memes (@KnicksMemes) December 21, 2015
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Some wondered if an apology would be effective…
— Enrique Hernández (@kikehndez) December 21, 2015
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While others paid their final respects.
RIP Steve Harvey. January 17, 1957- December 20, 2015. He ain't really dead y'all just won't let him live after this pic.twitter.com/DrNlPPIr0F
— Dory (@Dory) December 21, 2015
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A few people hoped Harvey would get an Oscar hosting gig:
— Sunayana Suresh (@sunayanasuresh) December 21, 2015
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Some speculated Harvey would be a terrible Who Wants to Be a Millionaire contestant…
— Brick Tamland (@Ch4BrickTamland) December 21, 2015
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Others offered some help.
Steve Harvey, I got you. pic.twitter.com/MyQ0O1v8zV
— victor ricci (@victorjricci) December 21, 2015
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Of course, Crying Michael Jordan made an appearance.
came out of retirement for this pic.twitter.com/oXDus5DFPe
— Allegedly Adan (@manicsocratic) December 21, 2015
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And someone re-imagined Harvey’s Wikipedia bio.
*updates Steve Harvey's wikipedia page* pic.twitter.com/k2WyteB5Jl
— Spencer Althouse (@SpencerAlthouse) December 21, 2015
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This guy said Harvey could drop the mic by doing this:
If I was Steve Harvey I’d just tweet this image and disappear forever. pic.twitter.com/HaQTvkc0Xh
— Jensen Karp (@JensenClan88) December 21, 2015
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And someone else empathized with Harvey, reminding us we’ve all been through this:
— NickG (@NickGthinks) December 21, 2015
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Harvey may have thought he was safe on Monday… but no:
Happy Friday Everybody! #MissUniverse2015
top lel pic.twitter.com/KZDEzJ5H19
— Baron (@BaronVonGamez) December 21, 2015
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But it was all worth it because he was inducted into the Internet meme hall of fame.
Congratulations on your ascension to memehood, Steve Harvey pic.twitter.com/gRiwKqWciI
— Luke Zimmermann (@lukezim) December 21, 2015