by Lauren Piester | Tue., Apr. 15, 2014 7:00 AM
We here at E! Online are clearly obsessed with two things: Scandal and baby bumps, so obviously we've never been as fascinated by anything as we are with the way that Scandal has dealt with Kerry Washington's ever-growing belly.
Not only is this the week of the Scandal season three finale, but Kerry Washington might have her baby at any time, so it feels like the perfect opportunity to celebrate all of the magnificent ways that Scandal has attempted to make Olivia Pope not look pregnant, complete with screenshots. And don't you worry. We ranked them, too.
We did not bother to document any time she sat behind a desk or at a dinner table, because that would take hours and all of the bandwidth the Internet has to offer—if that is indeed how bandwidth works. We do not know, as we are not scientists. We are, however, experts on whether or not it's normal to wear multiple scarves at once, so get ready to have that question answered once and for all. (Spoiler: It isn't.)
Before we get to the list of ways the show did attempt to hide the baby bump, let's take a look at all the opportunities they didn't take and all the props they could have used:
So what props and trickery did Scandal actually end up employing to hide Washington's pregnancy? We rounded up 17 of the most amazing and hilarious baby bump camouflage seen on the ABC hit, which you can check out in our gallery below!