Opinion: Publicly shaming the Oscar accountant was wrong

On Monday night, PricewaterhouseCoopers released a statement claiming to take “full responsibility” for Sunday evening’s Oscar screw-up in which a staffer gave the wrong envelope to Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, who falsely announced that “La La Land” had won the Academy Award for best picture. But that isn’t exactly what PricewaterhouseCoopers was doing.

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