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Reps for Dan Radcliffe Deny Latest Tabloid Rumor

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Posted by: sue
November 13, 2009, 01:39 PM

Reps for actor Dan Radcliffe have strongly denied allegations made in a UK tabloid involving an illegal substance. Reuters reports that the latest rumors surfaced in UK tabloid the Daily Mirror, claiming the Harry Potter actor smoked cannabis at a party. Reps for Dan are quoted as saying "We categorically deny the allegations regarding Daniel Radcliffe published in today's Daily Mirror," his spokeswoman said in a statement on Friday. "Daniel does smoke the occasional roll-up cigarette, but he was not doing anything more than this. We are considering our position and will be taking all necessary action in relation to such allegations."

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136 Comments

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799 Points

People really need to get a little perspective. It’s a doobie. He’s not sitting on his porch shooting at little kids with a sawed off shotgun. He’s not shooting up in his dressing room. Hell, he might not even have ever smoked weed. Everyone needs to calm down, look at the facts instead of the rumours, and cast judgment only if you are God.

Posted by DeliaDee on November 13, 2009, 06:18 PM report to moderator
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22044 Points

so sad that he smokes… but at least is not weed!! OMG!! i was so shocked when i read that new!! i searched his name immediately in Google!! i had to read it myself!! then i read it wasn’t weed!!! Oh God!!

@Petra some mean ppl uses photoshop to make other think wrong about actors and actresses!! remember what they say about Emma!! when they said she died in a car crash!! that ppl just don’t have lives and want to spend their time making fans think wrong!!

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320 Points

It was in the Daily Mirror!!!! What is their latest story about the Bat Boy? Or their latest alien invasion story? Get real.

Posted by jeannemclROAR on November 13, 2009, 07:31 PM report to moderator
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1479 Points

I hope its not true!! but does he actually smoke?? write on my parchment if you know!!!!

Posted by magicmaniac on November 13, 2009, 07:32 PM report to moderator
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75566 Points

Who believes the rubbish in the tabloids anyway?

Posted by Girlraven1 on November 13, 2009, 07:34 PM report to moderator
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267 Points

Honestly, I’m much more upset knowing he smokes cigarettes than cannabis. Cigarettes will kill you! Cannabis will just make you stupid.

Posted by crookshanks_luver on November 13, 2009, 07:36 PM report to moderator
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3740 Points

It must have been Rita Skeeter with her quill!!

Posted by Want to be a Weasley on November 13, 2009, 07:49 PM report to moderator
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31 Points

The Daily Mirror is almost as accurate as The Weekly World News. Is Bat boy in the picture, too?

If Dan ever does something horrible, report it and I will be saddened and shocked. This doesn’t qualify imo.

Posted by lemonade on November 13, 2009, 08:02 PM report to moderator
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1749 Points

Well, it’s on the news on TV, so I think Leaky had to say SOMETHING about it. It’s not like Leaky said it happened…just that that magazine reported it, and Dan and his agent deny it…

Erin

Posted by Rin68nyr on November 13, 2009, 08:13 PM report to moderator
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4138 Points

@petra its a thing called photoshop hun.

He wouldn’t do it but I don’t see it a bad thing. Celeb gossip is stupid!!

Posted by Calum Wilson (RuneDream54) on November 13, 2009, 08:18 PM report to moderator
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421 Points

Thio wrote:

“I don’t know how it works in UK, but around here this kind of substance is used to finance guns to criminals. The classic chain of ilegality that only gets worse when you trace it.”

Well, you know how to stop this: legalize it!

Posted by Iceholic on November 13, 2009, 09:11 PM report to moderator
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1108 Points

Well, Petra, people can manipulate photos so they look completely different than what they are. I saw in this magazine, a girl originally and then how they are completely changed so you would NEVER recognize them. But it is sad to know Daniel smokes anyway!

Posted by HPWonder on November 13, 2009, 09:51 PM report to moderator
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4007 Points

whats the big deal, leave the poor kid alone!

Posted by KC Nox on November 14, 2009, 12:00 AM report to moderator
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2200 Points

yeah honestly cigarettes are more harmful than cannibas and let dan do what he wants

Posted by Sirius17 -ROAR_ on November 14, 2009, 12:23 AM report to moderator
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879 Points

It’s funny that so many people are so appalled— like “oh my god, now I have to hate him!” It’s just pot, people, there are about 10 billion worse things you can be suspected of doing. If he’s getting splattered on tabloids for something as minor as pot, that probably means he’s about as squeaky clean as you get.

… and anyway, that boy is so high strung. He could use a little mellowing out xD

Posted by deadtree ♥WBM♥ on November 14, 2009, 01:51 AM report to moderator
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