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Miley Cyrus Accuses MTV VMA Directors of Sexism

Pop superstar Miley Cyrus says she was a victim of sexism at last week’s MTV Video Music Award after the show’s directors were reportedly reluctant to meeting her demands regarding the lighting on stage.

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 30: In this photo illustration, Miley Cyrus, viewed on a television screen, performs during the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards broadcast on August 30, 2020. (Photo Illustration by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

MTV Awards Show Ratings Shoot Up with No Trump-Bashing, Politics

Ratings for the MTV Movie & TV Awards shot up this year even as many other such televised ceremonies have suffered recently. Notably absent from Sunday night’s event was the long anti-Trump screeds and liberal political harangues seen in similar awards shows — not to mention star Chris Pratt’s heartfelt speech about God’s grace.

Actor Chris Pratt attends the 2018 MTV Movie And TV Awards at Barker Hangar on June 16, 2018 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for MTV)