Jodie Foster’s speech and grumpy Tommy Lee Jones rule Golden Globes What just happened? Some highlights via Twitter Aaron Hutchins January 14, 2013 Follow @hutchins_aaron Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 4 [View the story “Jodie Foster’s speech and grumpy Tommy Lee Jones rule Twitter’s Golden Globes” on Storify] Jodie Foster’s speech and grumpy Tommy Lee Jones rule Twitter’s Golden Globes Storified by Maclean’s Magazine· Mon, Jan 14 2013 02:02:28 The 70th Golden Globes were Sunday night—celebrating achievement in television and film—but the awards weren’t the only talking points in the Twitterverse. Jodie Foster won the Cecil B. DeMille award for “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment,” however her acceptance speech left some in tears and others simply confused. Jodie Foster just gave the Prometheus of acceptance speeches.pourmecoffee Here it is: Golden Globe Awards 2013: JODIE FOSTER Gets Life Time Achievement Award | Foster’s Emotional Speechmrinqlive Wow. A challenging, emotional, and riveting speech from Jodie Foster. She remains a paragon of integrity and honesty. #GoldenGlobesjian ghomeshi Anne Hathaway crying during Jodie Foster’s speech #goldenglobes http://pic.twitter.com/8b6x7oSJ8bit Community So did Jodie Foster just came out, lectured on privacy, discussed her mom’s dementia and retired? Am I clear on that? Did I miss anything?Rebecca Traister Only saw GGs part where Jodie Foster used her coming out to make fun of Honey Boo Boo. Uncouth for a Yaley, chastising a 7-yr-old.Kelli Korducki How crazy bad is your speech when Mel Gibson gives you the WTF face? #jodiefoster #goldenglobesShi Davidi Here’s that picture of Mel Gibson during Jodie Foster’s speech. http://pic.twitter.com/sL8EnhHySasha James In all seriousness, did Jodie Foster just tell us all that she’s dying or something?Zach Heltzel That was longer than a Tarantino movie. #goldenglobesScaachi Koul Guys, Jodie Foster is just video blogging right now.Gavin Purcell Another celebrity actor was a big hit Sunday night: Tommy Lee Jones. He didn’t take home any awards for his role in the movie “Lincoln”, but did garner a lot of attention for being the least enthusiastic person on camera. Best part of the #GoldenGlobes tonight, Mr. Tommy Lee Jones! http://twitpic.com/bv0dhyMike Fuller Tommy Lee Jones just loves a good laugh.anne t. donahue Please cut to Tommy Lee Jones! Please cut to Tommy Lee Jones! Please cut to Tommy Lee Jones! Please cut to Tommy Lee Jones!Guy Endore-Kaiser Who is the MOST Grumpy? Tommy Lee Jones or Grumpy Cat? http://pic.twitter.com/T9AXAjKMMo Vihlen Tommy Lee Jones continued to look bored later that night when Ben Affleck gave his acceptance speech for directing “Argo”—check out the bottom left of the picture below. Love. RT @erikmal: Tommy Lee Jones, *still* not amused. http://pic.twitter.com/MUwXoykFBruce Arthur El Meme de Tommy Lee Jones cuando perdió el Globo de Oro por Mejor actor de reparto #GrumpyLeeJones de @todoelcinemx http://pic.twitter.com/HfBlKwjqRicho Estudio Tommy Lee Jones, the new grumpy cat. http://pic.twitter.com/hx0nXqdVJenny Banovic I love how bored Tommy Lee Jones looks. I wanna take him out for a beer some time. I’ll bring Jack Armstrong too. And Kid Rock. why notEric Smith There were other memorable moments from hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler… @JLo and Tina Fey <3 http://pic.twitter.com/7k0irgn4Tra-ann is a JLove!r THIS. IS. EVERYTHING. RT @BuzzFeed: Amy Poehler + George Clooney canoodling http://twitpic.com/bv0rj8 #goldenglobesElizabeth Holmes … as well as the cute teleprompter glitch for Selma Hayek and Paul Rudd… I would watch a whole mini-series of Salma Hayek & Paul Rudd awkwardly staring into the camera. #goldenglobesKumail Nanjiani Paul Rudd’s technical difficulties at the Golden Globesdorseyshaw The golden globe goes to PAUL RUDD for his performance in AWKWARD SILENCE BEFORE PRESENTINGDemosthenes Paul Rudd is allergic to not being adorable. #GoldenGlobesA-A-Ron …but ultimately the night belonged to Jodie Foster. We’re over here ugly crying, Claire Danes-style, after Jodie Foster’s speech. Viva la Foster! #GoldenGlobes http://pic.twitter.com/D7je0PrVE! Online "We’re going home with Jodie Foster!" – Amy Poehler’s final words of the night. Great job, Tina and Amy! #GoldenGlobesEric Alper Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: Golden Globe Awards Jodie Foster Tommy Lee Jones Advertisement About this author Aaron Hutchins Macleans.ca editor Aaron Hutchins writes about business, culture and the lives of Canadians. He once wrote a story about One Direction too, which makes him the resident boy band expert (reluctantly). Other articles Where everybody knows your name—because your name's Chewbacca Bitcoin: A new fixture at one Canadian university + 2 more posts this week Advertisement Post navigation Previous A peek at Maclean’s 2015 Newsmakers issue Next Read the best we have to offer with the new Maclean’s app.