27/08/2013 07:03 BST | Updated 27/08/2013 07:24 BST

Miley Cyrus Twerking And More: The MTV VMA Awards In GIFs

We know that 'VMA awards' is like saying 'PIN number'. But what's a little grammatical licence between fans of Miley Cyrus's twerking, One Direction's smouldering looks and Lady Gaga's bonkerness? Here are some of the most memorable moments from the 2013 MTV VMAs - in GIF form...

Miley Cyrus twerks

Hulk Hogan

Miley Cyrus has fun with a foam finger

Hulk Hogan

Miley Cyrus gets her tongue out

Will Smith and family react to Miley Cyrus (possibly)

Lady Gaga performed "Applause" at the VMAs!

Lady Gaga is revealed

Lady Gaga performed at the VMAs!

Lady Gaga does aerobics

GIF: Taylor Swift Caught On Camera Telling One Direction To 'Shut The F*** Up' #VMAs

Taylor Swift tells One Direction to "shut the f*** up"


N'Sync are reunited

Justin Timberlake smiles modestly


Taylor Swift wins


Zayn and Harry look enigmatic


Lady Gaga dances in the crowd

Katy Perry closes the show

lady gaga car door

And heading to an after-party, Lady Gaga refuses to open her own car door

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(Via: Daily Mirror, Vulture, Mashable, MTV, Popsugar)