Shonda Rhimes Shuts Down Twitter User For "Gay Scenes" Comments

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Thursday night belongs to Shonda Rhimes. With her wildly popular set of Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, and the latest How to Get Away With Murder, the writer has earned her own hashtag. And, #TGIT makes many wonder why they even bother with Friday-night television.
Still, as beloved and progressive as her writing is, one Twitter user decided to address Rhimes' use of "gay scenes" in her shows. When a viewer commented that Rhimes' scenes featuring gay people didn't add anything to the plot, she responded rather smartly.
But, anyone who's seen Dr. Bailey give a speech knows Rhimes really knows how to put someone in their place. So, you know she wasn't stopping there. She added an additional, Internet-winning comment.
Did Rhimes just drop a "Bye, Felicia?" Why, yes. Yes she did. (Zap2It)

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