John Travolta Butchers Idina Menzel’s Name, Inspiring ‘Adele Dazeem’ Madness (Video)

The actor so badly mispronounced the “Let It Go” singer’s name, and the internet was ready

Last Updated: August 4, 2014 @ 11:10 AM

“Frozen” won two Oscars, but three awards on Sunday night, if you count Best Instant Meme.

Seriously, unless John Travolta has a secret pet name for Idina Menzel, something went very wrong during his introduction of the singer’s big “Let It Go” solo.

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Travolta, no stranger to awards shows, seemed to get totally tongue tied when it was time to say the Tony-winner’s name. Whatever the case, the sound that came out of his mouth, “Adele Dazeem,” (or, something like it) sounded nothing like Idina Menzel.

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