Ricky Gervais wants to host the Oscars and return to podcasting

GQ caught up with Ricky Gervais who would host the Oscars…on his own terms.  He also is thinking about podcasting again.  Patton Oswalt and Mike Birbiglia bring the heat on twitter.  Bert Kreischer has a funny story about beer on stage.  A  streaming comedy benefit includes Bill Burr and Tom Segura.  Vulture says if you like Jim Gaffigan and Birbigs you should check out Ray Romano, Chad Daniels and Al Madrigal.

What Marc Maron’s days are like now

How is Marc Maron passing the time?   Decider didn’t like Chris D’Elia’s special.  Ricky Gervais is always looking out for animals in need. A drive in stand-up comedy show in Anchorage. Tweets from Yannis Pappas, Taylor Tomlinson, Rainn Wilson and more. And the police would like you to wear pants when getting your mail.

Ricky Gervais doesn’t want to hear about how hard life is at your celebrity mansion

Ricky Gervais is tired of hearing from celebrities quarantined poolside at their mansions.  Weird Al has a ton of alternate lyrics fior White & Nerdy.   A round-up of tweets from John Cleese, Sam Morril, Michael Ian Black and other comedians.