Get Ready For Ricky Gervais Round Two!
Ricky Gervais has a funny way of explaining a joke that lets you know there's no bit of remorse from him involved. The comic has opened up about why it's not his problem if you took offense at last year's Golden Globe Awards.
Ricky Gervais is gearing up to host the 2012 Golden Globe Awards. Before the jokes get cracking the controversial comedian has a bit of explaining to do. You see, it's obviously not his fault your sense of humor is lacking.
"The simple fact is, offense is taken, not given," Ricky Gervais wrote in a new article for Entertainment Weekly. "It's up to you if you're offended or not. And remember, just because you're offended, it doesn't mean you're right."
From there the 50-year-old, seen here with longtime girlfriend Jane Fallon, offered explanations -- but no apologies -- for some of his most offensive lines from the 2011 Golden Globe Awards broadcast.
Ricky Gervais' column also addressed his bit about the age of the Sex and the City 2 cast, suggesting the posters for the movie had been so heavily airbrushed Kim Cattrall was barely recognizable. Not mean-spirited at all he insisted -- quite the opposite in fact. He wrote:
Will you be tuning in to watch Ricky Gervais host the 2012 Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 15?
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