Ricky Gervais still defiant after Caitlyn Jenner responds to Golden Globes joke
LONDON — This one looks set to run and run.
Following the news that Caitlyn Jenner responded to Ricky Gervais’ joke about her at the Golden Globes, the Brit has hit back once again, saying on Twitter that “sacred cows should be milked for laughs.”
The tweet has since been deleted.
The controversy started on Sunday night, when Golden Globes host Gervais included Jenner in a series of jokes about fellow celebrities during the ceremony.
He said: “I’ve changed. Not as much as Bruce Jenner, obviously. Now Caitlyn Jenner, of course. What a year she’s had. She became a role model for trans people everywhere, showing great bravery in breaking down barriers and destroying stereotypes. She didn’t do a lot for women drivers, but you can’t have everything, can ya?” Read more…