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Ricky Gervais, Matthew Robinson


Thursday, February 23 2012

Why I Dumped Ricky Gervais for Karl Pilkington (but Am Still Seeing Stephen Merchant on the Side)

Did the record breaking Ricky Gervais Show podcast give insight into the real people behind it? Or were they just three more brilliant comic creations?


Thursday, January 21 2010

The Invention of Lying

What has already been a clever and funny movie takes a clever, funny and philosophical turn.

Thursday, October 1 2009

The Invention of Lying

The Invention of Lying's conventionally gendered division of rom-com labor is not exactly ameliorated by Mark's good intentions.


Friday, October 2 2009

'Lying' is a Likeable Religious Spoof

It seems odd, given the immeasurable popularity of his Office sitcom (both in its UK and USA variations) that Ricky Gervais is still not a

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