We knew Sunday night’s MTV Video Music Awards were going to have big moments — the 'N Sync reunion alone blew up both Twitter and the loins of at least two generations — but after a lackluster few years of VMA fashions, we were concerned the red carpet would be a dimly populated yawn. We needn’t have fretted: Celebrities apparently took Justin Timberlake’s presence and Lady Gaga’s return to action as some kind of call to crazy arms. Here are our favorite wildly weird outfits from last night’s VMAs — but only the red-carpet part, because frankly, we’re still trying to process what happened onstage with Miley Cyrus, and that might take a few weeks.BEGIN SLIDESHOW
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