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Mel Gibson's Hangover 2 Cameo Canceled

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Director Todd Phillips has cut Mel Gibson from The Hangover 2 because he "didn't have the full support" of the cast and crew. Though ex-con Mike Tyson was acceptable, Zach Galifianakis has suggested he didn't want to work with Mel.

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Not that I'm rooting for Mel Gibson to get anymore work, but isn't this sort of like the pot calling the kettle black? Mel's anti-semitism and attitude toward women is despicable, but so was The Hangover's treatment of Asians and female characters.

I don't know. I feel like this is probably a touchy subject, but I hated The Hangover only slightly less than I hate Mel Gibson. Zach Galifianakis was the only redeeming part of that movie, which— as a whole— made me feel disgusted and I didn't laugh once. Just me, apparently.