As Twitchy reported, actor Matthew McConaughey won hearts with his acceptance speech for his Best Actor win at Sunday night’s Academy Awards. The actor thanked God in his faith-filled speech.
MTV host and “Real World: Brooklyn” alum Chet Cannon noticed a little something about the crowd reaction.
@Chet_Cannon that got less claps than woody Allen did. Tough crowd.
— gabrielle. (@whatgabisaid) March 3, 2014
So Matthew McConaughey mentions God in speech and the crowd is basically silent. Well, at least they didn't boo. #DemocratPartyConvention
— Linda Marie (@HudBannon) March 3, 2014
So there’s that.
This Twitter user sums it up:
Well after watching all the #Oscars, I consider Matthew McConaughey speech to not only be the best, but his public love for God was brave,
— Dana Horne (@DanaLovesRacing) March 3, 2014
Amen. Although, it is also sad that speaking of your faith must now be an act of bravery.