You really can’t make this up.

Actress Ellen Pompeo, star of “Grey’s Anatomy,” responded to this news story on A&E changing the name of its “Generation KKK” show with two “black emojis”…

…which set off a wave of criticism. Literally (@sarahsdrew has since protected her account, but here’s the tweet that started it all):

And here’s Ellen’s perfectly reasonable response:

Which then led to more hatred:

Wait for it…

But that’s not good enough and she was accused of using her black husband and kids as props:

What the hell is happening?

At least some people were good natured about it:

The world’s gone mad.

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