Jim Carrey: Now Sorry He Called Gun Owners Vile Names

Jim CarreyActor Jim Carrey apologized to gun owners for calling them names Sunday.

The “Dumb and Dumber” star and advocate for gun control took to Twitter to apologize for his past comments.

“Asslt rifle fans,I do not agree wth u,nor do I fear u but I do love u and I’m sorry tht in my outrage I called you names.That was wrong. 3^{,” Carey tweeted.

“Btw I don’t need a crisis mgr, just a conscience. Calling ppl names is inappropriate but my position on assault weapons hasn’t changed. ;^},” he added in another tweet.

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In March, Carrey mocked the late actor and former National Rifle Association President Charlton Heston with a video on “Funny or Die.”

“Charlton Heston movies are no longer in demand, and his immortal soul may lay forever in the sand,” Carrey sang in the short video. “The angels wouldn’t take him up to heaven like he planned, because they couldn’t pry the gun from his cold dead hand.”

 

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