Hairspray Live Best Moments

Hairspray Live!: Link's Hamilton Quote, Kristin Chenoweth's Stolen Bow and 8 More of the Best/Worst Moments

They sang. They danced. They released enough aerosol into the atmosphere to earn them a stern phone call from Al Gore.

The cast of NBC’s Hairspray Live! did the damn thing during Wednesday’s three-hour telecast, giving America plenty of Twitter fodder — for better (Derek Hough!) or worse (those audio glitches!) — throughout the night.

And while we’ve already waxed poetic about some of our favorite performances — Jennifer Hudson’s “I Know Where I’ve Been” was, as expected, the highlight of the evening — it’s time to get nit-picky.

So, as TVLine relives the evening’s best and worst moments, it’s time to ask the difficult questions: Who was responsible for cutting away from Kristin Chenoweth’s bow? Did Link make a Hamilton reference? And, of course, why didn’t we know that Carolyn Hennesy was a part of this?!

Browse our gallery of key moments — you can click here for direct access — then drop a comment with your own picks below.