It seems to be popular consensus to bash Ricky Gervais. We all loved him in the Office years, there was nothing wrong with Extras and the Invention of Lying was an excellent idea. His stand up shows brought science and atheism to the forefront of entertainment and he brought Willow back.
Then there was some backlash after the Golden Globes and then there was Derek. Now everyone’s having a stab, mostly the Daily Mail sponsored ‘Offenderati’.
As the year we called 2012 draws to a close, I look back at the twelve months 2012 played host to and do what everyone else is doing – sum it up. In about 700 words. Then let’s crack on with 2013 and say nothing more on the matter. Continue reading