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11 Messy Foods to Eat to Celebrate Not Being Invited to the Oscars

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A quick quiz: What do Julianne Moore, Beyoncé, Lupita Nyong'o, and Leslie Mann all have in common (besides the fact that they're all amazingly talented?). ...Give up yet?

They all wore white to last year's Oscars. (We love you, Lupita's iridescent pearl dress.)

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We, on the other hand, threw a more low-key party: old t-shirts and sweat pants welcome! And unless we get invited to next year's Hollywood fête, that's how things are going to stay—in the blissful this-T-shirt-already-has-ten-stains-on-it zone. To celebrate not having a reason to get dressed up, here are 11 messy, splashy, definitely staining foods to dig into while you watch this year's Oscars:

Ribs with Black Currant Barbecue Sauce
Ribs with Black Currant Barbecue Sauce
Spicy Boiled Shrimp Cocktail with Smoky Remoulade
Spicy Boiled Shrimp Cocktail with Smoky Remoulade
Rao's Meatballs
Rao's Meatballs
Curly Fries
Curly Fries
Buffalo-Style Quinoa Chili
Buffalo-Style Quinoa Chili
Chinese Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Kale and Apple Slaw
Chinese Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Kale and Apple Slaw
Eggs in Spicy Minted Tomato Sauce
Eggs in Spicy Minted Tomato Sauce
Homemade Red Wine Barbecue Sauce
Homemade Red Wine Barbecue Sauce
Giddy Swamp, South Carolina Mustard Barbecue Sauce
Giddy Swamp, South Carolina Mustard Barbecue Sauce
Texas Tailgate Burger
Texas Tailgate Burger
Roasted Salsa Verde
Roasted Salsa Verde

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How will you be celebrating this years Oscars? Tell us in the comments below!

Tags: messy foods, stain, staining foods