Zac Efron apologises for Martin Luther King Jr. tribute message

After pretty much the entire internet called him out on it

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Zac Efron managed to offend pretty much everyone ever this week, after he thanked Martin Luther King Jr. and his 10 million instagram followers in a combined post. 

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After surpassing the 10 million mark on insta, Zac posted a moody broody pic of him in a car, along with the controversial caption: "I'm grateful for a couple of things today. Martin Luther King Jr. and 10 million followers on IG". 

Eesh. 

The internet was quick to call him out on the blunder, with tweets like this: 

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Zac then deleted the post, and shared an apology - writing: "I have nothing but the greatest admiration and respect for Martin Luther King Jr. I realize that last night's post was completely insensitive and I apologize to anyone who I may have offended. So sorry. Z."

A photo posted by Zac Efron (@zacefron) on

Phewf, we're glad that's all resolved. Whaddya reckon - do you forgive Zac? Everyone makes mistakes, right?

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