with Jimmy Kimmel
on Sunday, Mel Gibson said
that he called Britney
during her crazy times (ah, those were the days) to offer support.
Gibson said, "She's a nice kid, ya know. She was just going through a rough patch. You see kids that you know in the industry... I just felt like this poor kid she's lining up to be stoned. I just thought, 'I wonder if anyone is reaching out to her,' so I just called her and she's doing