Jodie Foster's Golden Globes Confessional

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Jodie Foster's Golden Globes Confessional
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Mon, 01-14-2013 - 9:00am

Delivering a rambling and confessional speech, Jodie Foster, honored for the Cecil B. DeMille award for lifetime achievement in film at the 70th Annual Golden Globes, addressed rumors that she is a lesbian.

“I already did my coming out about a thousand years ago back in the Stone Age, in those very quaint days when a fragile young girl would open up to trusted friends and family and co-workers and then gradually, proudly to everyone who knew her, to everyone she actually met."

She then acknowledged her ex-partner, Cydney Bernard, as well as their two sons, Charlie and Kit. The 50-year-old added, “Jodie Foster is still here, I still am, and I want to be seen to be understood, deeply and to not be so very lonely.”
http://movies.yahoo.com/blogs/2013-golden-globes/jodie-foster-golden-globes-speech-034436589.html

It was an amazingly touching moment and my favorite speech of the night.

What was your favorite Golden Globes moment?

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Mon, 01-14-2013 - 9:33am

You nailed my favorite moment... Jodi's speech. When she spoke to her mom, I cried. 

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Mon, 01-14-2013 - 11:43am
That was a tearjerker for me as well, there were so many in the audience tearing up! I also loved Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosting, they did an awesome job. It was really funny to see Amy with George Clooney when they showed her during her category.

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