Opinion

Why you should embrace your inner Ricky Gervais

We need a little less pomp and a little more middle finger, please, writes Ufrieda Ho

19 January 2020 - 00:00 By Ufrieda Ho

If there's one superpower to covet in 2020 so far it must be to have a touch of Ricky Gervais's irreverence, which was on full display when he delivered his Golden Globe awards monologue earlier this month.

It wasn't that he got on stage with his now usual beer in hand or his "shut up, I don't care" declarations in response to the gasps from the black-tie A-listers gathered in the ballroom. That bit was theatre and props...

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