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6 mins | May 13, 2020

Ricky Gervais makes a clever appeal to non-celebrity viewers

He wasn’t so much “speaking truth to power” but making a clever appeal to non-celebrity viewers. Ricky Gervais ruffled feathers as he roasted winners while hosting the 2020 Golden Globe Awards. But as Sam Leith writing in the Financial Times explains, it wasn't entirely accidental.

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