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Seth MacFarlane Says His Harvey Weinstein Oscars Joke 'Came From a Place of Anger'

From TIME - October 11, 2017

When hosting the Oscars five years ago, Seth MacFarlane made a bold joke about Harvey Weinstein.

Now, in the light of a stunning array of sexual misconduct allegations against the powerhouse producer, The Family Guy creator is explaining the full context of his remark.

Back in 2013, MacFarlane was onstage with Emma Stone during awards nominations telecast to reveal the five nominees for best supporting actress when he quipped: Congratulations, you five ladies no longer have to pretend to be attracted to Harvey Weinstein. (See video of the moment below).

On Wednesday, MacFarlane explained on Twitter:

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