Steve-O says he cannot save 'dying' Bam Margera in emotional online post 1 year ago

Steve-O says he cannot save 'dying' Bam Margera in emotional online post

Steve-O posted the message after Margera criticised Johnny Knoxville on Instagram.

In an emotional online post, Steve-O has said he cannot save his former Jackass co-star Bam Margera, who he describes as "dying".

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Steve-O made the comments in response to a post on Instagram by Margera in which he slammed Jackass co-creators Jeff Tremaine and Johnny Knoxville.

Alongside a photo showing Knoxville, Margera and Steve-O together, Margera wrote: "One arm is a best friend who had my f*****g back all along, another arm is a poser. A pro creation thief.

"If Jeff Tremaine was in this photo, he would be to greedy to fit. F**k jeff. Remember I tattooed that on me long ago, Jeff? It’s because I knew who you were all along."

He then added: "Steve-O much love and respect."

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Margera has been opening for Steve-O during his recent tour but had a falling out with Knoxville in recent years.

This was when Margera sued Knoxville and Paramount Pictures over wrongful termination from Jackass Forever, the fourth film in the stunt comedy series.

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In a since-deleted comment, Steve-O responded to Margera's Instagram post, writing:

"Bam, last night you had your five-year-old son with you on stage at my show, and you were blessed with the chance to spend another day or two with him - then as soon as you left my show, you stayed up all night getting loaded enough to think it was a good idea to post more vile nonsense like this.

"I hope you understand how awful that is. You say you want to have a relationship with your son, but your actions guarantee the exact opposite will happen.

"I brought you on tour with me in hopes that I could get you to see what's possible for you if you choose recovery.

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"I've tried everything I can, but I can't force you to get honest and do the work of recovery. I wish you could know how much I've hated feeling braced for news of your death, but you're making it clear that I have no other choice.

"You're dying, brother, and it sucks that I can't do anything to save you."