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Met Gala returns in style with Eilish, Lil Nas X, Rihanna

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Flaunting their wealth and elite status. No masks for them. While pretending they are on the side of the people. Literal champagne socialists.

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According to one media outlet, this was 'The Frocky Horror Show!'

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Even the guys get to wear their dresses.

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Not a mask to be seen.

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I agree with all 3 of you

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The elites party and pretend to be fighting for social causes that give them power.

Tax the Rich is code for Let them Eat Cake and Wear Masks.

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zichi 02:03 pm JST

The gala raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for the museum.

Wasn't David Bowie on the board there for a while? I know he and Iman were regulars at this event. It's a magnificent place, hope I can visit again someday.

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Zoom in on the photos when lots of people in the background and about 80% masked up

The masked ones are their servants.

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That blue dress that Amanda is waring is stunning. most of the other outfits are pretty awful.

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the "Im a guy wearing a dress" thing is all played out by now.

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They lock down working people and mask them and their children. Then laugh at them behind their backs.

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Take it easy, folks! THEY know, we know it. - It’s “free advertising” for these narcissists, er “celebs”.

The whole point of the Met Gala and the outrageous fashions are to raise money and get people talking about who was there

… and who wasn’t.

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Eilish, the belle of the ball, wore Oscar de la Renta. She told Vogue: "It was time for this. I feel like I've grown so much over the last few years."

Oh dear, Billie. This isnt “growing”, its becoming what you once pretended to despise.

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez showed up in an Brother Vellies by Aurora James gown of white with a message splashed in red across the back: "Tax the Rich."

A nice display of AOC’s utter contempt for the poor, as she rubs it in their faces while strutting in her $30,000 gown.

Her purse was a black leather dachshund.

There were hair statements as well.

”Statements”. Yes indeed.

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Great event for a great cause. Would love to have the chance to visit the Met one day!

Naomi looks fabulous! As do Rihanna, Amanda Gorman and Billie Eilish. All power to them!

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Zoom in on the photos when lots of people in the background and about 80% masked up

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Meh. More bread and circuses. The sheer brass neck of these people at a time when working folks are suffering, out of work etc is awful. and most of them profess to be for the poor and downtrodden. I guess for the "bread" part they would all be for UBI.

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Its disgusting.

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Looks pretty trashy to me. Not as bad as the Video Music awards, but super-trashy.

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The whole point is to be outrageous and raise money for the museum

Like doing something outrageous like running for 24 hours to raise money for charity

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snowymountainhellToday 04:03 pm JST

Iman is in the 3rd photo @alfienoakes 3:40pm and she looks ‘awesome’.

Yes, she looks amazing!

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Fame, (fame) what you like is in the limo

Fame, (fame) what you get is no tomorrow

Fame, (fame) what you need you have to borrow - Fame!

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And ‘sporting well’, at least three of the presumedly Olympic Rings?? -

So, some would still say Osaka’s been “a good sport” … until she threw racket at the U.S. Open.

From then on, sympathies been lost to most and the ‘kid gloves’ are off.

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Where are the Asians?

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The Olympics weren’t a total loss for Naomi. - She has one small, ‘gold medal’,

… on the front zipper of her Met Gala dress.

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What does all her cultures mean?

She might hold a Japanese passport as it was convenient to be able to make a spot on a team although undeserving, but her culture is pure American.

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Naomi Osaka looks ‘fresh and well-rested’, even though she apparently, ‘just flew in”.

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Iman is in the 3rd photo @alfienoakes 3:40pm and she looks ‘awesome’. Bowie is watching from somewhere, out there and smiling. None of ‘these’ would be who they are if it weren’t for His influences.

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