Happy Friday, y’all! We’ve finally almost reached the end of another long-ass week and I’m ready to get out of this office, drink some beer and watch some college basketball (ACC Tournament, baby!). But until then, let’s take a fond look back at one of the biggest WTF? moments in pop culture history. This one takes us back to 1996, when one of the hottest men in Hollywood did one of the weirdest things: Robert Downey, Jr. was found passed out in his Malibu neighbor’s house, in a child’s bed. His subsequent arrest came just a month after he’d been charged with possession of heroin and cocaine. This, along with a few more drug-related brushes with the law led to a year long prison sentence in 1999.
But there’s a happy ending. RDJ got clean, and has since reemerged as one of the finest actors of our time, not to mention one of the absolutely smoking hottest men in Hollywood:
Good grief, could he be any sexier?
Anyway, Robert recently received an Academy Award nomination for his role in Tropic Thunder, and his Iron Man flick scored big at the box office. Oh, how I love a happy ending! And now, here’s one last man candy pic for ya: