“We don’t have to be nice, do we.”
“It is time for the award for most outstanding show to be in our name to celebrate the city that inspired the growth of our festival and its outstanding artists.”
“It’s like the ‘Upside Down’ in Stranger Things except instead of demigorgons we have drag queens and wimmin’s poetry nights.”
Hart initially refused to apologise for his tweets, many of which included the slur “fag”, while in another Hart suggested he would break a doll house over his son’s head if he ever played with one.
“While we don’t think what you do is normal… we can’t really put into words what normal actually is anymore, so celebrate who you are every day and don’t be ashamed of it.”
Poking fun at criticism of her acclaimed special ‘Nanette’ from largely men, Gadsby joked, “Hashtag-not-all-men… but a lot of ’em.”
“No, fuck you. You notice she wasn’t raped until she was in the bottom two? Think about that, bitch, that’s fucking strategy.”