Oscars slap: Feeling angry doesn't excuse lashing out, experts say

Will Smith slapping Chris Rock during the 94th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on March 27, 2022. PHOTO: REUTERS
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SINGAPORE - What made actor Will Smith slap comedian Chris Rock at the Oscars last week?

Initially, Smith said he was defending his wife after Rock made a tasteless joke, but he has since admitted that violence was inexcusable.

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