... is the television. When we were there, we got back to Emma's place one night to find they were in the middle of a Comic Relief Telethon ... Red Nose Day, it's called, raising money for African Relief. Every big star pitches in - including Ricky Gervais, who I think is absolutely brilliant, one of the funniest . Here he is in an incredibly moving appeal which also features his partner-in-creativity Stephen Merchant, food guru (and grocery giant Sainsbury's pitchman) Jamie Oliver, Sir Bob Geldof, Bono and Edge from U2.
See just how much impact a sincere, heartfelt appeal can have ... (if the video is jumpy, try this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e-ia__1d_rM&mode=related&search=