The Family Guy creator received a mix of responses to his appearance at the Academy Awards ceremony last night.
MacFarlane caused controversy with an opening song about the actresses' breasts and a joke in which he said that assassin John Wilkes Booth remains the man who has best got inside President Abraham Lincoln's head.
"Daniel Day Lewis better at making Lincoln jokes than Seth MacFarlane," tweeted MSNBC contributor Ari Melber following his acceptance speech.
"While watching the Oscars, I'm starting to wish Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were there," said Saturday Night Live alum Chris Kattan.
Steve Martin, however, had words of praise for MacFarlane. "Seth MacFarlane was wonderful and who knew? I did."
Kevin Smith and Piers Morgan also paid compliments to the host.
"On paper, Seth MacFarlane seemed like a really good idea!" said Perez Hilton.
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