"(Documentary filmmakers) like nonfiction," said Moore, who invited his fellow nominees to take the stage with him. "And we live in fictitious times, and we have fictitious election results that elect a fictitious president that sends us to war for fictitious reasons."
Some applause could be heard until boos filled the theater. Undeterred, Moore added: "We are against this war, Mr. Bush! Shame on you, Mr. Bush! Shame on you!"
As the band began drowning out Moore, he got in one more zinger: "And anytime you've got the pope and the Dixie Chicks against you, it's a bad sign!"