Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu? Not offended by Sean Penn's controversial green card joke at tonight's Oscars.

"I found it hilarious," said the "Birdman" director backstage, noting that he and Penn became good friends when they made "21 Grams" together. "I didn't find him offensive, it was very funny in my personal opinion."

For what it's worth.

A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.