Last night's Golden Globes ceremony in Hollywood will probably remembered less for the usual glitter and which celebrity's dress was the most revealing than it will for the acerbic humor of its host, Ricky Gervais. Amidst all the thank you's at the close of the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards, he added one that wasn't expected: "...and thank you to God for making me an atheist."
The British comedian is known for his edgy humor but some critics are saying that this time he skated a little too close to the edge.
More here (including video).
That was the best awards speech since Kathy Griffin told Jesus to "suck it".