No, Jeremy, really. Don't apologize. We appreciate the heads-up about your weird, odious personality. Anyway, here's the backpedal.
After putting his foot in his mouth in an interview earlier this month in which he seemed to suggest that gay marriage could lead to incest, the opinionated Borgias star is now expressing unqualified support for same-sex couples' right to marry.
"I think gay marriage is wonderful. I think any reason that holds anybody together in a relationship is great. If it works as glue, if it makes you feel better, if it makes you feel you love your partner more, it's great," Irons told the BBC this week.
..."I actually don't know the difference between a civil partnership, which we have in this country, and marriage, which is what the government just voted on. I don't know what the difference is," the Oscar winner told the BBC. "I felt I should've buttoned my lip."
I mean, that's nice. I guess. It's still weird and confusing and I don't really understand any of the words he said on either side of the apology. But it's nice that you can't just toss out "Could a father not marry his son?" anymore like that isn't some bigoted stone-age shit. Best of luck with your personal journey, Jermz. [E!]
- Prince Harry will lead a team of wounded veterans on a race to the South Pole. [News.au]
- Kate Middleton might move in with her parents after the royal baybay is born. [E!]
- Hilaria Baldwin is the "second best-dressed pregnant star," apparently. Please, everyone, RANK WOMEN MORE. WE REQUIRE MORE RANKINGS OF WOMEN. [DailyMail]
- Nicole Richie and Lionel Richie thought Joel Madden was a total douche back when he first came a-courtin'. But they changed their minds because his personality doesn't have any tattoos, or something. [E!]
- Pippa Middleton's boyfriend looks like Theon Greyjoy but less flayed. [Express]
- Nick Lachey says he will NOT raise his son among the reprobates and libertines of Los Angeles. Instead, he will be moving the family to Cincinnati. Realest of talks. [E!]
- Azealia Banks says she's going to stop lashing out at people on Twitter, presumably for PR reasons: "My days of twitter terror are about to be over. I have to turn over my password." I, for one, lament this decision. [E!]
- This happened!!!
.@rebelwilson:if I'd have known how talented you were going to be, I wouldn't have given you up for adoption.— Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) April 19, 2013
- Aaaaaaaaaaaand wine.
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