He said that the term my daughter calls the "f-slur to a homosexual" was used in the past, but with a different application. My daughter made a joke months ago and received a treatise.
"She quit the table. "Come on, it's a joke!" I replied. It's what I said in the movie Stuck On You! She went into her bedroom and wrote a long, beautiful treatise about how dangerous that word was.
As The Hollywood Reporter points out, Damon also addressed criticisms he faced from his previous comments surrounding the many allegations against disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein.
"As the father of four daughters, this is the kind of sexual predation that keeps me up at night," he said in 2017 after the many allegations against Weinstein emerged.