Bale Sorry for 'Ugly' Outburst

'I acted like a punk,' actor says of Internet sensation tirade
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 6, 2009 5:53 PM CST
Christian Bale.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Christian Bale apologized today for his spectacular explosion on the set of Terminator Salvation, People reports. “I was out of order, beyond belief. I acted like a punk,” the actor said of the expletive-laden outburst that's generating massive traffic online. “It is inexcusable.” Asked about criticism of his tirade, Bale said he deserved it "completely.”