(CNN)Thankfully, Matt Damon has a girl who tin schoolhouse him connected what's go taboo.
The "Stillwater" star admitted helium conscionable precocious stopped utilizing a homophobic slur due to the fact that he's learned astir "changes successful modern masculinity."
"The connection that my girl calls the 'f-slur for a homosexual' was commonly utilized erstwhile I was a kid, with a antithetic application," Damon said successful an interrogation with The Sunday Times.
"I made a joke, months ago, and got a treatise from my daughter. She near the table. I said, 'Come on, that's a joke! I accidental it successful the movie 'Stuck connected You!''" Damon said. "She went to her country and wrote a precise long, beauteous treatise connected however that connection is dangerous. I said, 'I discontinue the f-slur!' I understood."
Damon and woman Luciana Barroso are parents to 4 daughters. Damon did not accidental which 1 taught him the lesson.
The story, which Damon shared successful the discourse of talking astir evolving connection and learning to accidental less, has sparked an outpouring of absorption connected societal media.
"I privation to cognize what connection Matt Damon has replaced f****t with," comedian Billy Eichner tweeted.
"Matt Damon conscionable couldn't fto Ben Affleck get the attention," wrote different commenter.