Mel Gibson Will Present at the Golden Globes and People Aren't Happy

The actor will present an award at the award ceremony this weekend.

There are fireworks following the announcement that Mel Gibson will be a presenter at Sunday’s Golden Globe awards.

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Twitter erupted over the news.

One person tweeted: “Mel Gibson? What are you, desperate?”

“Mel f***ing Gibson? You guys must be out of your minds,” wrote another.

Gibson is notorious for his anti-Semitic rant following a DUI arrest and for a sexist tirade against his ex during a nasty custody battle in 2010. 

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Host Ricky Gervais clearly thinks Gibson’s appearance will give him some great material to work with.

Mel Gibson is presenting an award at The Golden Globes. Thank you Jesus.

— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) January 5, 2016

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