Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Forgiving Mel Gibson

For Deadspin, I wrote about Mel Gibson and why it's been so hard for society to forgive him, even though people have been willing to forgive lots of other celebrities that have done terrible things. I recognize that some folks simply want nothing to do with the guy -- and I'm not trying to defend him -- but it's saddens me that it appears that some people haven't even read the article all the way through. They just assume I'm a blanket Gibson apologist or that I support the horrible things he's said. I don't recall doing either thing in my piece. Anyway, here's the article.