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The Best and Worst of the 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy Benefit

12-12-12 Sandy
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Yesterday’s 12-12-12 benefit concert for Hurricane Sandy relief raised over $30 million dollars, but it wasn’t all good. We’re still cringing for Bobby Moynihan’s awkward appearance as his ‘SNL‘ character “Drunk Uncle,” for example.

Kanye West wore a skirt, which is bad in and of itself, but it was a leather skirt, which is always terrible. And Adam Sandler. Oh, Adam Sandler. You don’t have to take our word for it, here’s visual proof of the highs and lows of the 12/12/12 Hurricane Sandy Benefit Concert.

Drunk Uncle makes us feel uncomfortable

Adam Sandler becomes the one-millionth person to cover ‘Hallelujah’ with ‘Sandy, Screw Ya!’

Kanye rocked a skirt

Kanye West
Larry Busacca, Getty Images
Kanye West
Larry Busacca, Getty Images

And many people Tweeted about Kanye’s wardrobe…

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@morgan7d, Twitter
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@DrGivenchy, Twitter
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@CatLatos, Twitter
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@AtmanThakrar, Twitter
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@KanyesSkirt, Twitter

Kristen Stewart mumbled through her presentation on Sandy’s damage. And also dressed like a bumblebee.

Kristen Stewart
Larry-Busacca, Getty Images for Clear-Channel

Billy Crystal did some bad jokes about ‘Homeland’ and how kids don’t know who he is. We get it, Billy — you’re 1,000 year old.

Billy Crystal Sandy Benefit
Larry Busacca, Getty Images for Clear-Channel

Paul McCartney joined members of Nirvana onstage…

Paul McCartney Dave Grohl
Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Clear Channel

… And then didn’t play any Nirvana songs. (What, Sir Paul wasn’t down with ‘Rape Me’?) But Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear performed a new song called ‘Cut Me Some Slack’ with Macca. Do we smell a new supergroup starting? Hey, it can’t be any worse than the Traveling Wilburys.

Dave Grohl Sandy Benefit
Larry Busacca, Getty-Images for Clear-Channel

Roger Waters of Pink Floyd played with GE Smith from ‘SNL,’ some dude who sang like three songs and Eddie Vedder.

Finally, Bon Jovi joined Bruce Springsteen onstage (!!!!!) and practically exploded New Jersey! So, not all bad.

Springsteen Bon Jovi
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– Emerald Catron and Nick Nadel

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