However, her attempt at a culturally conscious costume didn't exactly go the way she might have expected.
While some people, including nurses, enjoyed the shoutout, others quickly referenced the allegations which surfaced earlier this year, when numerous former employees spoke out about "racism, fear and intimidation" during their time working on the show, leading to an internal investigation by WarnerMedia.
@TheEllenShow Who are the real superheroes? People who treat their staff well?
— Kevin Durants Burner (@Kevin Durants Burner)
@TheEllenShow People who treat their employees with basic dignity? Costume is so good you almost had me fooled.