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Goddamn Stars Get The Shit Bleeped Out of Them–No Screwing Around on the Emmys

Nikki Finke suggests everyone take off their tinfoil tiaras, and notice that Sally Field wasn’t the only person to get bleeped last night.

The network bleeped curse words three times during acceptance speeches last night: when Field used “goddamn” and when Katherine Heigl mouthed, “Oh shit”, and when Ray Romano about his former Everybody Loves Raymond TV wife Patricia Heaton “screwing” Kelsey Grammar on their new show, Back to You.

Earlier, Finke noted how dull the whole evening was.

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