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Doubtful Hollywood will forgive Mel Gibson, despite plea from Robert Downey, Jr.

»Posted by on Oct 15, 2011

Doubtful Hollywood will forgive Mel Gibson, despite plea from Robert Downey, Jr.

Actor Robert Downey, Jr. clearly meant well when he pleaded with Hollywood to forgive Mel Gibson. Downey knows what it’s like to be in Hollywood’s doghouse. Apparently Gibson helped Downey when Downey was down in the dumps, struggling with substance abuse, and couldn’t get hired. Downey, in accepting an American Cinematheque Award in Beverly Hills, Calif. told the audience that it’s “time to forgive” Gibson. “Unless you are without sin–and if you are, you are in the wrong f—ing industry–you should forgive him and let him work. “There’s nothing so much wrong with him… he’s a good dude with a good heart.” While I think it’s nice that Downey stuck up for his pal, the...

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