The Art Of Shade: What It Is And How To Throw It

From Madonna to Mariah, learn from the best

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Shade is defined by Urban Dictionary as 'acting in a casual or disrespectful manner towards someone/dissing a friend.'

Dorian Core, a famous drag Queen, further explains the art of shade, 'Shade is, I don't tell you you're ugly, but, I don't have to tell you because you know you're ugly. And that's shade.'

Ouch.

We've seen some serious shade being thrown of late

Largely surrounding pop's latest dethroned princess Taylor Swift.

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But, we've found the ultimate Instagram that proves today's stars need to brush up on their mediocre level of shade-giving.

Giving shade a third wind, we give you the instagram page 'The Art Of Shade.'

As well as highlighting some amazing shade of late.

🙊 oops... #demilovato » #mariahcarey

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The account also looks into some of the best shades of Popstars-past.

💜💜💜#prince "...let's remember, he did write My Humps" 😂 @oxsonamxo 👍🏼 (Via: Larry Lafunk)

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As well as TV shows you forgot you loved.

😬😬 the #shade from Desperate #housewives (via: YouTube)

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I know we're all meant to just get along, but look how fun it is when we don't?!

We're going to start practicing our shade right away, all together now

'Miley, what's good?'

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