10 Reactions You Had to the 2015 Emmy Nominations

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Nominations for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards were announced this morning and it probably gave you lots of feels. Here are 10 emotions you might have experienced when Uzo Aduba (“Orange Is the New Black”) and Cat Deeley (“So You Think You Can Dance”) announced this year’s nominees.

When Tatiana Maslany FINALLY got her due.

Looking at everyone who wasn’t impressed with “Bloodline” and the stellar performances from Kyle Chandler and Ben Mendelsohn, and being totally vindicated by their nominations.

When Taraji P. Henson was nominated for “Empire.” Yas, queen!

When Robin Wright was recognized for the bad-ass queen she is.


When David Oyelowo (“Nightingale”) and Jeffrey Tambor (“Transparent”) got nominated.



When you realized the “The Affair,” “The Knick,” and Gina Rodriguez got snubbed.

When you realized they at least gave us some Lily Tomlin. You love you some “Grace & Frankie.”


Your celebration dance when Amy Schumer AND her show got nominated.


And then when Jon Hamm hit the lead actor category for his last season of “Mad Men.”


When all the results finally settled in.



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Briana Rodriguez
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