Despite public complaints about Ricky Gervais’ performance and reports that he was banned from future appearances, the folks behind the Golden Globes apparently want the British comic back next year.

“The ratings went up again, and the organizers asked me to consider a third year,” Gervais reveals to Heat magazine. “I don’t think I should. I don’t know what I could do better. I certainly couldn’t get more press for them, that’s for sure.”