The funniest he's been since 'Shanghai Surprise'

Academy AwardsSean PennMickey RourkeHeath Ledger
Although he ended his speech preaching to the choir about California's Prop. 8, best actor winner Sean Penn started off with a cheerful greeting to "You Commie, homo-loving sons-of-a-gun" and acknowledged that "I know how hard I make it to appreciate me ... often." Graciously welcoming fellow... Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times