"People are always gonna talk. But I'm in a positive place. I consider myself a grown-a** man... At the end of the day, if I walk around apologising to everybody, I'm gonna look like a damn fool... You can't blame people for how they want to be portrayed or if they don't want to be associated with somebody who had a particular mishap." Chris Brown is determined to brush off negative feeling about his 2009 assault on ex-girlfriend Rihanna.