chris rock bet awards 2014 host monologue BET Awards 2014: The funniest jokes from Chris Rock's monologueBET got what they ordered when they hired Chris Rock to host the 2014 BET Awards. The comedian gave a reliably funny monologue at the Los Angeles ceremony, dropping zingers about everything from Jay Z and Solange’s elevator fight to “Scandal,” Beats By Dre headphones to Donald Sterling.

Here are some of the best jokes:

-An alternate title for the BET Awards: “The Black World Cup.”

-Why the BET Awards are different from other entertainment award shows: “You’re gonna see something you never see — you’re gonna see black artists getting credit for something they created.’

-Why “Scandal” is really a hit: “A lot of people think scandal is a hit because of Kerry [Washington], and she’s great in it. But the real reason ‘Scandal’s’ a hit is because every Thursday at 10:00 there’s a white president. … For one hour, it’s back to normal.”

-On the success of “The Butler”: “If you make a civil rights movie and white people like it, it’s not a good movie.”

-On agreeing with Donald Sterling: “All he said was, ‘I don’t want my woman around black basketball players.’ Me neither!”

What do you think was the funniest joke from Chris Rock’s 2014 BET Awards monologue?

Posted by:Jean Bentley