Actor Todd Bridges, best known as Willis on the hit television show “Diff’rent Strokes,” weighed in on Robin Williams’ apparent suicide this afternoon. Bridges, like Williams, has had substance abuse problems. He expressed sympathy for Williams. but also said that suicide is “not the way.”

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