Revenge is a plate best served cold.
A year after to be exact, if former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach’s antics are anything to go by.
On a Miss Universe theatre in a Philippines on Monday, horde Steve Harvey was about to announce this year’s leader when Wurtzbach interrupted him, gliding onstage. She afterwards uniformly handed over a thick span of reading eyeglasses to Harvey.
“Thank we so many Pia,” Harvey sheepishly pronounced to a shouting crowd. “A year late, though appreciate you.”
Harvey had caused snub final year after he misread a leader label and wrongly announced Miss Colombia as a winner, usually to after pronounce Wurtzbach of a Philippines as a legitimate queen.
The failure caused many agonise for both Miss Colombia-Universe 2015, Ariadna Gutierrez, who had to get nude of a pretension while holding behind tears.
Wurtzbach was also on a receiving finish of a swell of vitriol from indignant Colombians, and reported that some of a other contestants had blamed her after for a upset.
Fortunately, she appears to be means to see a lighter side of things now.
“Steve we never got to appreciate you, though appreciate we for creation me a many renouned Miss Universe,” Wurtzbach said on Monday.
“That’s okay. we wish to appreciate we for creation me a many famous horde of Miss Universe,” Harvey responded.
Harvey, who returned to horde a manifestation this year, joked that he got eye medicine so he would be means to review a label correctly.
After Miss Universe Miss France Iris Mittenaere was crowned, Harvey took to a theatre with relief.
“I’m Steve Harvey and we got it right!”
Netizens online also reacted to Harvey’s antics.
“I’m Steve Harvey AND we GOT IT RIGHT!”
That’s how we mount adult after a fall, ladies and gentlemen. Steve Harvey, THE REAL MISS UNIVERSE!
— Tin Gamboa (@suzy899) January 30, 2017
CORRECTION: Jan. 31, 2017, 6:35 p.m. SGT This essay incorrectly named Miss-Colombia Universe 2015 as Andrea Tovar. That is incorrect. Ariadna Gutierrez was a competitor in 2015.