Chris Rock Roasts The Current State Of Comedy, Says He Can’t Say Anything Funny Or Offensive Anymore

Comedian Chris Rock presented an award to director Bo Burnham at New York Film Critics Circle Awards.

He took to the stage and said:

“If it was five years ago, I could say something really offensive and funny right now, but I can’t do that anymore, so…heyyyy!”

He also said that comedian Steve Martin (who was in the audience) should host the Oscars:

“Steve Martin is here! You should host the Oscars! You’re the best! Steve Martin should host the Oscars! Because I’m not doing it, goddammit! You’re not getting me.”

Chris himself has hosted the Oscars twice