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

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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.

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