Well, this might have been a first.

Wahlberg received MTV’s “Generation Award.”

Many viewers cheered his happy praise and spiritual shout-outs.

https://twitter.com/lexsanch/status/455538159984459776

Yes, there were quite a few curses punctuating his speech.

https://twitter.com/MissFitMikki/status/455538261440475137

But Wahlberg also congratulated boxer Manny Pacquiao on his win this weekend and praised America, the land of limitless possibilities.

Amen, brother!