A couple months ago, Questlove of the Roots tweeted that Prince once fired him from a DJ gig. Not only was Questlove unceremoniously dismissed by one of his idols, he was apparently — wait for it — replaced as the party’s DJ by a Finding Nemo DVD.

As you may imagine, the full story is even weirder than the TL;DR version suggests. Okayplayer animates Questlove’s detailed account of the night’s events, capturing the tale in all its bizarre, humiliating glory.