Sunday, May 19, 2024

Mel Gibson’s Father on the Pope Being Gay: Original Story from January 2010


I was amused to see a story make the rounds yesterday about Mel Gibson’s crazy father, Hutton Gibson. Someone “discovered” his audio tape from last January on which he claimed the Pope all the Catholic clergy were gay.

It appeared in this column on January 27, 2010. Click on the link. Enjoy. Everything old is new again!

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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