Richard Gere Smooches Shilpa Shetty, Sparks Outrage

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    shilpa is a very sexyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

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    shilpa shetty is very bad

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    I completely agree with what Priyanka and Shivani Sharma have said. The younger generations in India should not have been making it a big deal as desired by those bunch of good-for-nothing 'mindless chickens' who are taking it to the streets.

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    Why has it crossed out Paris Hilton and written prostitutes next to it?
    If that's supposed to be a joke it's way out of order and completely not funny.

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    Hi,
    Guys who cares..shilps must have sexed up thousands of men(dont forget south movies :-) ) which means if richard does this little act it should be fine after all who in india does not fantasize over bollywood females and shilpa is one of them.chill guys

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    EK DUM BAKVASH BUDHO KISS KARI GYO

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    While the reaction was over the top, when I saw the video of Gere forcing himself on Shilpa, I was disgusted. She clearly didn't want this guy kissing her or bending her over backwards, she was wriggling to turn away. Who the heck is Gere to forcibly kiss a woman? He looked like an old goat.

    It reminded me of Adrian Brody kissing Halle Berry a few years ago at the Oscars. Totally out of line. Both men deserved to be slapped.

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    As an Indian citizen in the US for the past few years, I personally don't feel "offended". But what Mr Gere failed to see is that Indian society is still relatively conservative (or, at least, large swathes of it -- and that number translates into millions of people). I guess what ticked people off was the whole "swooping" and bear-hug combo. It is essential that a Buddhist like Mr Gere learn to draw boundaries in social theaters that he may not be familiar with. If this were a private gathering of like-minded socialite, no one would have bothered. But to do what he did in front of thousands of folks is very uncomfortable and upsetting for a lot of people, in a society in which public display of affection is generally frowned upon (I am, of course, not referring to the urban, hip crowd).

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    Here is the youtube video
    http://youtubeplayer.googlepages.com/yt160407.html




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