Friday, Jan. 23, 2009

Ricky Gervais: Out of England

You might not think of Gervais (The Office) as a stand-up comedian. After watching this performance, you still won't — but he's a great, raunchy, digressive storyteller. From his brilliant offensive take on charities to a gaspingly ribald riff on a safe-sex pamphlet, this Briton rules.