"If anything, our disappointment shows how confused our culture has become over its wobbly standards of authenticity. Whether we’re channel surfing or grocery shopping, Americans consistently and zealously demand ‘real.’ But not really. Instagram filters our memories, Cherry Coke Zero involves zero cherries, and the friends we collect on Facebook are rarely people we would invite into our homes. So why draw the line at Beyonce?"

Chris Richards, on the lip-sync thing.